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  coins of ancient China - 255 BC to AD 221.
CIVIL WAR OF 206-202 BC According to Michael Mitchiner (in Oriental Coins and their Values, The Ancient & Classical World, page 684), the suicide of Erh Shih Huang Ti (last Emperor of Ch'in) in 206 BC, resulted in a civil war in which a series of rebels fought for control of China.
187-180 BC During the reign of Empress Kao (187-180 BC) the Pan Liang was reduced to a weight of 8 shu.
136 BC Emperor Wu withdrew the San-shu, replacing it with a Pan Liang of 3 shu.
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  Wikinfo | List of censors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
265 BC - Gnaeus Cornelius Blasio and Gaius Marcius Rutilus Censorinus
164 BC — Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus and Quintus Marcius Philippus
142 BC — Publius Cornelius Scipio Aemilianus and Lucius Mummius Achaicus
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 Untitled Document
200 BC: Hsiung-nu lay siege to the emperor.
136 BC: Doctors of the Five Classics established.
121-119 BC: Hsiung-nu are driven north of the Gobi desert.
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 Chinese Philosophy - MSN Encarta
The best known of these principles were yin and yang, which represented the interacting dualities of nature, such as female and male, shadow and light, and winter and summer.
Qin rule was characterized by strict laws, harsh punishment, rigid thought control (for example, the burning of all non-Legalist books in 213 bc), government control of the economy, and enormous public works projects, such as an early version of the Great Wall, accomplished with forced labor and at great cost in human life.
Han Confucianism was officially patronized by the government from 136 bc and subsequently became the required learning for government service.
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 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.
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 When Were the Sabbatical Years?
Since Alexander took Gaza in November 332 BC, connecting Alexander's grant to a sabbatical year suggests that 332/331 BC was a sabbatical year, a date that is again in harmony with Zuckermann.
A date of 134 BC for the murder cannot be made to fit with his sabbatical dates without once again assuming an error in the source material.
Thus Jerusalem was besieged by Herod in the spring and summer of 37 BC.
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 Landscape Traditions of Western and Eastern Cultures
The Zenith of the Hellenic Period was during the rule of Pericles (444 BC - 429 BC) when philosophy, art, literature, science, mathematics, and drama began to flourish.
B.C. ADONIS GARDEN-In ancient Greek times young children and women propagated herbs and flowers in pots placed on rooftops, window sills, of balconies.
CAESAR-Gaius Julius (102-44 BC), also known as Julius Ceasar, who was a Roman general and statesman Julius Caesar; A title for Roman emperors from Augustus to Hadrian (27 BC-138 AD).
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 When Were the Sabbatical Years? (Additional Material)
He postulates that the date of the grant was really in the spring or summer of 331 BC after Alexander had appointed a governor over Cole-Syria, while Josephus plainly put the date of the grant in the previous fall around 6 months earlier.
Suppose for the sake of argument that Wacholder's hypothesis is correct, and that the grant occurred in the spring of 331 BC, not the fall of 332.
Since the 153rd Olympiad ran from July of 168 to June of 164 BC, commencing the Seleucid Era in the fall of 313 BC doesn't work at all, for the temple's desecration would occur in the 152nd Olympiad, not the 153rd.
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 133 BC
Centuries: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
Decades: 180s BC 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC 140s BC - 130s BC - 120s BC 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC
Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus, as tribune, attemtps to pass a law to redistribute the public land to benefit small landowners.
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 September 1, 1999 News Release
These intervals include those in BC 5 with uncut values of 53m at 8.3 g/t gold, 57 g/t silver, including 16m at 24.9 g/t gold, 189 g/t silver and 6m at 46.7 g/t gold, 358 g/t silver.
Drill results show that all of the holes were collared in mineralization (in the case of BC 21, virtually the entire drill hole was mineralized), so that the actual width of the mineralization is unknown, although a minimum width of about 30m can be estimated.
EMC drilled 6 widely spaced drill holes (BC 1 and 11 to 15) totaling 861m with a maximum depth of 240m within the 850m by 750m area (see attached map)and focused on areas of intense silicification and/or brecciation together with significant geochemical anomalies.
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 BC Wine Basics: Quick Facts about the Okanagan Valley, Similkameen Valley, Fraser Valley, Vancouver Island and Gulf ...
BC Wine Basics: Quick Facts about the Okanagan Valley, Similkameen Valley, Fraser Valley, Vancouver Island and Gulf Island wine regions and wineries
136 grape wine wineries, with 14 licenses pending.
BC VQA wine become the second-best selling category in BC last year, with 20 per cent (dollar sales) of the market, ahead of all wine-importing countries, and behind only cellared-in-Canada non-VQA wines.
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 Dinosaurs, Dragons, Loch Ness, and Reptile People; Where does fact end and fiction begin?
Sometime between 295,000,000 BC and 250,000,000 BC: A foot long lizard which lives in Europe, Asia, and North America is running upright, on two legs, like a human being; it may be the fastest animal alive today
Sometime between 250,000,000 BC and 245,000,000 BC the Permian mass extinction apparently does away with 77-96% of all animal species on Earth...
Approximately 2,300,000 BC: A Stone Age "tool factory" is in operation in Kenya, and a possible 0.5+ km asteroid impact in the deep southeast Pacific Ocean may increase atmospheric water vapor sufficiently to eventually bring about the next Ice Age
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 ASTR 341 Babylonia
Among the earliest astronomical tablets is the Venus tablet from the reign of Ammizaduqa (around 1700 BC), which has the times of appearances and disappearances of Venus, similar to what is found in the Maya Dresden codex.
Beginning in about 700 BC, records were kept of a number of astronomical phenomena, including lunar eclipses and positions of the moon and planets relative to the ecliptic.
One total solar eclipse was observed by the Babylonians in 136 BC.
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 greenBelt BC: LEARN MORE
Smart Growth BC letter to the ALC re: Barnston Island exclusion application.
Vancouver: Smart Growth BC Smart Growth BC (2005).
BC Agricultural Land Commission (1999) History of the ALR: Highlights from the First 25 Years of Preserving Foodlands
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 Bleach Community - Bleach Direct Manga & Bleach Anime Episodes - Home
Bleach Episode 136 has been subbed and you can download this highly anticipated episode by
Devil May Cry Episode 06 should be released next week...hopefully and we will have it for you right here on BC.
Well, from what I hear, Bleach Episode 136 will not AIR This week, instead will air and will it will be available for download on August 8th!
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 Program in Public Health - Master of Public Health Degree Program Requirements
BC 213 Principles of Biostatistics and Data Analysis (J. Hogan) *
BC 221.01 Epidemiology in Reproduction and Cancer (staff)
BC 222:01 Epidemiology of Violence & Its Consequences (Verhoek-Oftedahl)
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 Roma Coins
136 BC L. Antestius Gragulus Silver Denarius RC #115 RRC 238/1.
Reverse: Roman soldier advancing right, fighting with uplifted sword a barbarian soldier before him and protecting with a shield a fallen comrade at his feet, Q THERM F in ex.
Reverse: Aqueduct (the Aqua Marcia) an arcade of five arches surmounted by equestrian statue r., AQVA MAR (MAR in monogram) within the arches, PHILIPPVS on l.
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 :: NASA Quest > Archives ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The following table compiled from the "Canon of Eclipses" between 1207 BC to AD 1600 shows a series of total solar eclipses visible over Egypt covering more than 1000 years.
Only after the lunar orbit was determined, and the changing orbital speeds of the Moon and Earth were established, could total solar eclipses be forecast to within the nearest month or less.
This level of sophistication in astronomy was reached by Greek astronomers around the first century BC followed by Chinese astronomers centuries later.
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 135 BC at AllExperts
135 BC Centuries: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
Years: 140 BC 139 BC 138 BC 137 BC 136 BC - 135 BC - 134 BC 133 BC 132 BC 131 BC 130 BC
* Sima Qian, Chinese historian (or 145 BC)
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 Coinage of Ancient Athens (4)
Silver TetraDrachm, with the Owl standing on a amphora and Athena wearing an ornamented crested helmet, 160 - 130 BC.
Silver TetraDrachm, with the Owl standing on an amphora and Athena wearing an ornamented crested helmet, 137 - 136 BC.
Silver TetraDrachm, with the Owl standing on an amphora with anchor and star to the left and Athena wearing an ornamented crested helmet, 134 - 133 BC.
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 Staples High School--Research--Social Studies--Chinese Dynasty Study
Liu Bang and his successors set up a central government system and a bureaucracy recruited by examination, giving rise to a new class of gentry-officials (meritocracy).
In 140 BC the most illustrious of the dynasty's emperors, Han Wudi, began a reign of over five decades that saw great territorial expansion and a burst of economic and cultural activity.
His armies pushed north and west into central Asia, east to Korea, and south to the coast.
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The censer has two inscriptions tat are nearly identical: one on the base of the lid and one on the edge of the foot.
The inscription on the lid identifies the original locationof the censer, its weight, the date it was made (137 BC), the date it was brought to the palace (136 BC), and its registration number.
It was found with inscribed objects belonging to Princess Yangxin, the elder sister of Emperor Wu.
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 Continuing Education & Professional Certification Courses
This class teaches participants how to interview for the behaviors, knowledge and motivations that are needed to be successful.
BC = MCC Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W., Bradenton
Course fulfills the court-ordered requirement of the 12th judicial circuit (Sarasota, Manatee and Desoto counties).
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 Mary J. Morreale, MM, MT BC - Psalm 136:16 Prayer Meditation mp3 music download available. Download from MP3 Extension ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Mary J. Morreale, MM, MT BC - Psalm 136:16 Prayer Meditation mp3 music download available.
Psalm 136:16 Prayer Meditation from Mary J. Morreale, MM, MT BC's Songs for the Journey, Part 1 CD is now available for download.
Piano Improvisations written, arranged and performed by Mary J. Morreale following Psalm texts from the New Revised Standard Version of the Holy Bible.
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Moves east in 86 BC to defeat King Mithridates of Pontus who had invaded Roman territory in Asia Minor and Greece
Returns to Rome and stands for consulship in 70 BC Embarks on military campaigns in Near East in 67 BC Map showing Pompey's military campaigns
Imposes general settlement on Near East in 64 BC Remains of Seleucid kingdom become Roman province of Syria
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 Amazon.com: Bach: Cantatas, Vol 11 (BWV 136, 138, 95, 46) /Bach Collegium Japan · Suzuki: Music: Peter Kooij,Johann ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
For example, that jolly chorus in BWV 136 features a bravura part for corno da tirarsi (slide horn), an instrument that BCJ brass expert Toshio Shimada reconstructed himself for this recording.
The arioso-chorale "dialogue" in BWV 138 has a pair of oboes twisting their notes around the singers' parts like decorative vines; in BWV 195 those oboes join the tenor in a graceful aria as pizzicato strings flutter softly around them.
BWV 46 has two recorders swirling through the disconsolate opening chorus; later on, there's an alto aria without strings or continuo--it calls for only those two recorders, with the oboes playing a "walking" bass line in unison.
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 Chinese Education, China Education: Travel China Guide.com
During the succeeding years, private schools continued to exist although there were times when state education became fashionable.
In 136 BC during the reign of Emperor Wudi (156 BC - 87 BC), the government introduced a system which was named 'taixue'.
Usually the students were provided with a free diet and mainly studied the classical Confucian books.
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 The Roman Republic Timeline & Links - PublishIt.com
509 BC Expulsion of last Etruscan king;beginning of Roman republic
63 BC Cicero elected consul;Pompey conquers eastern Mediterranean
31 BC Octavian defeats Antony and Cleopatra at the Battle of Actium
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 Real estate profiles in British Columbia (BC)
Troy Alexander is one of BC's top mortgage brokers, providing information on mortgage rates, residential and commercial mortgages, mortgage renewals and refinances.
Top Producer - Prince George Real Estate Prince George BC is the next boom city.
Alina Lovin is a full-time professional realtor specializing in residential real estate in South Okanagan, B.C., from Osoyoos and Oliver to Penticton, working with Buyers, Sellers, and Investors.
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 Southern Astronomers and Australian Astronomy
DUN 7 A-BC / I 386 BC Δ8
DUN 12 A-BC / RST 67 BC Δ13
Single bright 6th mag star, HIP 32416 3.3' away from position.
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