In 1948, a KLM representative asked Swiss police to ease travel restrictions for Germans.
BBC Radio 4
3/4 Gillian Clark explores Just War and the famous plea of 'give me chastity but not yet'.
BBC Radio 3
Roland Pease recalls ZETA, a nuclear energy project unveiled in 1958 by British scientists
2/4 Sibelius's work was adopted as Finland's symbol of its fight for independence from Russia.
1/4 Augustine's penetratingly modern ideas about the teaching of classics to children.
David Lomax reports on the story of the Kamchatka crabs brought to the Arctic by Stalin.
Chris Pelling asks why Thucydides's depiction of Greek politics should be read today.
Paul Cartledge examines what kind of historian Thucydides was and how we should read him.
Eugenia Kiesling explores how Thucydides's work is used to interpret modern warfare.
1/4 John Kander presents the story behind the classic song from the film New York New York.