Is this the first known time in human history where there is not an army fighting another army?
When have been the most war-ridden times and what were the conflicts with the greatest casualties?
You may very well be surprised.
Tony Spalinger, a professor from Auckland University, joined RadioLIVE's Graeme Hill to discuss the long and devastating history of warfare up until the modern era.
Listen to the full interview with Tony Spalinger above.
Weekend Variety Wireless with Graeme Hill, 8pm - midnight Saturdays and Sundays, on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the Rova app on Android and iPhone.