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  Roman Timeline of the 2nd Century BC
184 BC Porcius Cato the Elder is elected as censor, and is known afterwards as Cato the Censor.
135 BC Birth of the tribune of the plebs L. Appuleius Saturninus, somewhere in Picenum.
101 BC Cilicia is annexed as a province of Rome.
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 Gaius Marius Summary
Marius was born in 157 BC in the town of Arpinum in southern Latium.
Given the repeated military debacles from 113 BC to 109 BC and the accusations that the oligarchy was open to flagrant bribery, it is not at all surprising that the virtuous new man who had worked with difficulty up the ladder of offices was elected as an alternative to the inept or corrupt nobility.
In 91 BC Marcus Livius Drusus was elected tribune and proposed a greater division of state lands, the enlargement of the Senate, and a conferral of Roman citizenship upon all freemen of Italy.
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 Roman Republican civil wars - Free net encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Sicilian revolt (44–36 BC), between the Second Triumvirate (particularly Octavian and Agrippa) and Sextus Pompeius, the son of Pompey - Triumvirate victory.
Fulvia's civil war (41–40 BC), between the forces of Lucius Antonius and Fulvia Antonia (the younger brother and wife of Mark Antony) and Octavian - Octavian victory.
In 27 BC Octavian was granted the title of Augustus by the Senate.
www.netipedia.com /index.php/Roman_Republican_civil_wars   (436 words)

 104 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
One hundred [and] four is a primitive semiperfect number and a composite number, with its divisors being 1, 2, 4, 8, 13, 26, 52 and 104.
The distinct prime factors of 104 add up to 15, and so do the ones of 105, hence the two numbers form a Ruth-Aaron pair under the first definition.
In regular geometry, 104 is the smallest number of unit line segments that can exist in a plane with four of them touching at every vertex.
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 Masters of Rome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Junior legate to Metellus Numidicus in 109 BC Legate to Marius 107-105 BC Legate to Mallius in Gaul 105 BC Sextus Julius Caesar
Quaestor 109 BC, Tribune of plebs 107 BC Suitor of Aurelia
Praetor and governor of Sicily in 104 BC Livia Drusa
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In 104 BC a decree of the Senate called for the emancipation of men who had been kidnapped and sold into slavery by pirates in the eastern Mediterranean.
Who was the tribune of 104 BC who failed to secure co-optation to the college of augurs but was successful in carrying a bill that effective- ly tansferred the selection of priests to a special popular assembly of 17 tribes chosen by lot?
Who was the tribune of 104 BC who not only restored the court de repetundis to the Equestrians by repealing Caepio's lex iudicaria of 106 BC but also made accessories to a crime liable to prosecution and established comperindinatio, a system by which a trial was divided into (p.
www.speakeasy.org /~bwduncan/cary21.txt   (1440 words)

 Jugurtha - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Jugurtha, c.156-104 BC, king of Numidia, a grandson of Masinissa.
In the process, however, some Italians were murdered, leading Rome to invade Numidia; peace was reestablished in 111 BC Jugurtha, on a visit to Rome to explain his acts, ordered a rival murdered.
Jugurtha was captured (106 BC) when Bocchus betrayed him, and he was put to death in prison in Rome.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-jugurtha.html   (338 words)

 H102_25 Fall of the Roman Republic, 133-27 BC
Ultimately, the two men came to blows in 88 BC in the midst of the Social War and the Asian rebellion induced by Mithradates.
Greek language was commonly spoken in the streets, and it is estimated that 60% of the urban population consisted of slaves or people of slave origins.
The Allies likewise became discontented and began by 121 BC to demand full Roman political status commensurate with their role in the maintenance of empire.
web.ics.purdue.edu /~rauhn/fall_of_republic.htm   (2006 words)

 Army - MSN Encarta
By about 200 bc, Rome had instituted for the first time a conscription of all able-bodied men between 17 and 46 years of age.
The relaxation of army discipline and the drafting of slaves and criminals into the service, together with problems caused by incursions of Teutonic tribes and by internal social dissent, necessitated far-reaching military reforms, which were achieved under the consul Gaius Marius.
In 104 bc wealthy and part-time soldiers were replaced by a professional army, recruited for a 20-year period.
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 Emperor Wu of Han Summary
In 130 BC, for example, when Empress Chen was found to have retained witches to curse Consort Wei and to try to regain Emperor Wu\'s affections, he had her deposed and the witches executed.
Also in 109 BC, Emperor Wu sent an expeditionary force against the Kingdom of Dian (modern eastern Yunnan), planning on conquering it, but when the King of Dian surrendered, Dian was incorporated into Han territory with the King of Dian being permitted to keep his traditional authority and title.
In 105 BC, Emperor Wu gave a princess from a remote collateral imperial line to Kunmo (昆莫), the King of Wusun (Issyk Kol basin) in marriage, and she later married his grandson and successor Qinqu (芩娶), creating a strong and stable alliance between Han and Wusun.
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 Division of Mathematics and Computer Science Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
(Prerequisites, BC 103 and BC 104 or equivalent and junior standing.) This course is an intermediate level course in microeconomic theory.
(Prerequisites, BC 103 and BC 104 or equivalent and junior standing.) This course is a study of aggregate economic analysis from the perspective of different schools of thought.
(Prerequisites, BC 103 and BC 104 or equivalent and junior standing.) The attitudes and problems of the worker in economic society as they find expression in such forms of behavior as strikes, boycotts, and lockouts; various remedies; benevolent employers, collective barganing, government ownership of industry, political organization, and direct action.
www.emporia.edu /math-cs/www/academic/econ/300.html   (240 words)

 Uncia - NumisWiki, The Collaborative Numismatics Project
In 217 BC the As was reduced to one unica by the Les Flaminia.
At last in 89 BC or thereabouts, under the Lex Papiria, the As fell to a semiuncia (half-ounce).
This Metellus is probably one of three from the Caecilia gens, who was consul in 123, 109, and 98 BC.
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 G246   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Aristobulus' brother and successor was Alexander Jannaeus, who ruled from 103 BC to 76 BC.
He became king and high priest through marriage to Aristobulus's widow, and he followed the policies of John Hyrcanus in conquering and converting the surrounding territories to Judanism, expanding the Hasmonaean kingdom to its greatest extent.
Salome Alexandra was succeeded by her son Hyrcanus II (67 - 63 BC) and by Alexander and Salome's son Aristobulus II (67 - 63 BC).
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 History of Chinese Calendar - China Style
Many chronologists, being unfamiliar with its history, think that 2698 BC is an error for the 2697 BC epoch obtained from sexagesimal cycles, whereas it is actually the only epoch actually used by some Chinese, albeit a minority (most Chinese don't use any continuous count of years from a legendary epoch).
Beginning in 256 BC with the Qin kingdom, which would later become the Qin dynasty, the intercalary month was an extra ninth month at the end of a year that began with the tenth month, now placing the winter solstice in the eleventh month.
His Tàichū (Grand Inception) calendar of 104 BC had a year with the winter solstice in the eleventh month and designated as intercalary any calendar month (a month of 29 or 30 whole days) during which the sun does not pass a principal term (remained within the same sign of the zodiac throughout).
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 Ancient Judaean Coins
Wholesale - uncleaned AE prutahs and leptons of Alexander Jannaeus (103-76 BC).
These coins were in circulation in Israel during the 1st century BC and 1st century AD.
Scarcer AE prutah of Alexander Jannaeus (103-76 BC).
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 Cimbri and Teutons
In a breach of the Roman Republican constitution, 104 BC saw his election as Consul for the second time in only a few short years.
In 104 BC, however, the Cimbri had moved on, and Marius spent the time reforming his legions, building roads and generally improving the condition of the provincial public works.
In, 105 BC, after his defeat at Aurasio, Caepio was deprived of his proconsulship and his property confiscated; subsequently he was expelled from the senate, accused by the tribune Norbanus of embezzlement and misconduct during the war, condemned and imprisoned.
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 The Hasmonean Dynasty
In the year 94 BC, at the Feast of Tabernacles, Alexander (who was also the High Priest, and thus was officiating in the Temple during this feast) decided to perform an act which would display his contempt for the Pharisees and their strict, legalistic observance of the letter of the Law.
In 76 BC Alexander Jannaeus died, some accounts say as the result of his heavy drinking.
According to tradition, he is said to have repented of his sins on his deathbed, and supposedly instructed his wife, Alexandra, to dismiss all of his Sadducean advisors and to reign as Queen with the aid of the Pharisees.
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 biographies: Cicero
His brother Quintus was born in 104 BC.
He was elected curule aedile (69 BC), procecuting Gaius Verres, the former governor of Sicily for corruption.
Strongly opposed to Julius Caesar, Cicero was a leader of the party that caused him to convene (56 BC) the triumvirate at Lucca.
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 Supreme Yugioh
Owners/Holders: -Priest Atenza (3,119 BC) - Ownership -Priest Karim (3,103 BC) - Ownership -Unknown Elected Priest (3,103 BC) - Guardianship -Tombkeeper's Shrine [Shadi] (3,103 BC) - Guardianship And Use -Bobasa (2000 AD) - Guardianship -Yugi Muto (Current) - Guardianship The Millennium Scale's power is similar to that of the Scale of Truth from Egyptian mythology.
If their heart is heavier, their bodies are devoured by a giant monster that erupts from darkness.
Owners/Holders: -Priestess Sehka (3,119 BC) - Ownership -Priestess Aishizu (3,103 BC) - Ownership -Females Of The Ishtar Family (3,103 BC) - Guardianship -Ishizu Ishtar(1996 AD) - Ownership -Yugi Muto (Current) - Guardianship The Millennium Necklace will only work for those who are able to use it.
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 105 BC
Decades: 150s BC 140s BC 130s BC 120s BC 110s BC - 100s BC - 90s BC 80s BC 70s BC 60s BC 50s BC
Years: 110 BC 109 BC 108 BC 107 BC 106 BC - 105 BC - 104 BC 103 BC 102 BC 101 BC 100 BC
October 6 - The Battle of Arausio[?], where the Cimbri destroy two Roman armies on the Rhone, the most severe defeat of Roman forces since the Battle of Cannae.
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Persia (modern Iran) ruled Near East to 333 BC; Judah at close of OT B.
Antiochus III (223-187 BC) conquered Palestine in 198 BC 2.
Alexander Jannaeus (103-76 BC) suppressed uprising of Pharisees 3.
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Judaea was part of the Persian Empire until Alexander the Great subjugated it in 332 BC.
After Alexander's death, the Jews came under the rule of the Ptolomies of Egypt and the Seleucids in 198 BC.
In 63 BC Pompey incorporated Palestine into the Roman Empire and in 6 AD it had become a Roman province.
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 100 BC - Free net encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
Years: 105 BC 104 BC 103 BC 102 BC 101 BC - 100 BC - 99 BC 98 BC 97 BC 96 BC 95 BC
Tigranes II of Armenia is placed on Armenian throne by the Parthians in exchange for the cession of "seventy valleys".
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 Math Forum - Geometry Problem of the Week
Find the length of BC or z In right triangle GBC: sin B = CG/BC = y/z, z = BC = CG/sin B = 14.4 / sin(104.25) ~ 14.86 5.
From there, I was able to use Law of Sines to find sides AB and BC.
Let F be the point on BC perpendicular to D (DF = 5).
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 Gaius Marius
Marius was a strong person and devoted to war as his earlier training had been in the army.
He was born in 157 BC at Arpinum (now Arpino) in Italy to parents who were poor and lived by the labor of their hands.
Marius spent his youth in the village of Cirrhaeaton, near Arpinum.
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 Ancient Roman Denarius Coins, Roman Coin Jewelry
Coin with bezel is about the size of a nickel and has excellent detail.
Silver Roman Republic denarius, minted in the time period of 104 BC.
Obverse: Winged helmeted head of goddess Roma; Reverse: Saturn riding in a quadriga (a chariot drawn by four horses).
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 Amazon.com: Republican Roman Army 200-104 BC (Men-at-Arms): Books: Nick Sekunda,Angus McBride   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Armies of the Carthaginian Wars 265-146 BC (Men at Arms Series, 121) by Terence Wise
The principal source of information on the Roman Republican Army is the sixth book of the Histories of the Greek historian Polybius, written a little before 150BC.
This engaging text by Nicholas Sekunda draws heavily on this vital source to outline the equipment and organisation of the Roman Republican Army from 200–104 BC – a time when Rome was growing from a regional to a world power.
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 What were the "Servile Wars"?
Second Servile War, 104 BC - 103 BC: another slave revolt in Sicily.
In 104 BC the senate decreed that slaves taken from those states which were now allies of Rome, were to be declared free.
Third Servile War, 73 BC - 71 BC: a slave revolt in Italy, led by the gladiator Sparticus.
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 Listing of History Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
A History of the Roman World 753 - 146 BC
The Roman Army at War: 100 BC - AD 200
The Roman Empire: 27 BC to AD 476: A Study in Survival
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 I15: Shem | Sceaf | Sam | Sem (2446 BC - 1846 BC)
2446 BC - 1846 BC 602 years [113]
4990 BC: The flood (about 7,000 years ago).
4488 BC: Death of Shem 502 years after the flood.
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