Countries at War 1823-2003

This is a visual chronology of the 96 conflicts that involved sustained combat with organized armed forces and that had more than 1,000 battle-related combatant fatalities between 1823 and 2003.
The dataset used shows the countries that either committed 1,000 troops to the war or suffered more than 100 battle related deaths.

Irene de la Torre Arenas

Information Design Studio 2 (Spring 2016)

Teacher: Pedro Cruz

MFA Information Design and Visualization,
Northeastern University

Mouse over each line to know the name of the war and the duration of the country's participation in it. Click on the buttons to see an overall view or a more linear chronology.


Participation in the war:

Country/ies that won the conflict:

Country/ies that were defeated in the conflict: