20 July 2011

Drawing a SVG timeline with the http://data.bnf.fr data

The National French Library has recently started to release
its data as RDF/XML. Here, I've played with the biographies of the famous French writers to create a simple timeline.

Unfortunately, this timeline is too large to be displayed here. :-)

However, here is the java code I used to generate this map as a SVG document:

See also: Freebase and the History of Sciences

That's it,


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