Are you surprised or is it as you would have expected?
A new ‘geography of violence’ map reveals where in the world major battles in the past 4,000 years have taken place.
The interactive journey through ‘every battle’ has been created not from historical records but from entries to Wikipedia.
It was created by a Dutch company LAB1100, a research and development firm established by Pim van Bree and Geert Kessels. Explore the map here.
They used Wikidata and DBpedia, which extracts…