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  Encyclopedia: History of Vietnam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
For most of the period from 207 BC to early 10th century, it was under the rule of successive dynasties of China.
In 258 BC, a new kingdom called Âu Lạc (from the union of the Âu Việt and the Lạc Việt) was formed by Thục Phán in North Vietnam.
Emperor Guangwu (January 15, 5 BC - March 29, 57), born Liu Xiu, was an emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty, restorer of the dynasty in AD 25 and thus founder of the Later Han or Eastern Han (the restored Han Dynasty).
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 Emperor Wu of Han
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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 Parthia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It was not until the second century BC that the Parthians profited from the increasing Seleucid weakness and gradually captured all of their territories east of Syria.
In 139 BC, the Parthian king Mithridates I of ParthiaMithridates I captured the Seleucid monarch, Demetrius II of SyriaDemetrius Nicator/, and held him captive for ten years, while the Parthians overwhelmed Mesopotamia and Media.
By 129 BC the Parthians were in control of all the lands right to the Tigris River, and established their winter encampment at Ctesiphon on the banks of the Tigris RiverTigris downstream from modern Baghdad.
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 Knowledge King - 139 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
139 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
Years: 144 BC 143 BC 142 BC 141 BC 140 BC - 139 BC - 138 BC 137 BC 136 BC 135 BC 134 BC
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 Hipparchus Details, Meaning Hipparchus Article and Explanation Guide
Hipparchus (Greek Ἳππαρχος) (circa 190 BC – circa 120 BC) was a Greek astronomer, astrologer, geographer, and mathematician.
After that in 135 BC, enthusiastic about a nova star in the constellation of Scorpius, he measured with an equatorial armillary sphere ecliptical coordinates of about 850 (falsely quoted elsewhere as 1600 or 1080) and in 129 BC he made first big star catalogue.
Hipparchus had in 134 BC ranked stars in six magnitude classes according to their brightness: he assigned the value of 1 to the 20 brightest stars, to weaker ones a value of 2, and so forth to the stars with a class of 6, which can be barely seen with the naked eyes.
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 CNG-Unsolds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Its fertile territory was coveted by neighboring Syracuse and in 476 BC the Syracusan tyrant Hieron I removed the population of Katane to the inland city of Leontini.
On the fall of the Sicilian tyrannies in the late 460s BC, the alien population was expelled and the former inhabitants of Katane returned from exile in Leontini to reclaim their city, which now reverted to its original name.
This tetradrachm is from the beginning of this coinage and depicts on the obverse the local river god Amenanos in the guise of a man-headed bull.
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 International Trade Of Sindh From Its Port Barbaricon (Banbhore) 200 BC to 200 AD
However, the period from 2500 BC to 40 AD may be considered as the period of pre-trade-wind coastal sailing.
From 200 BC to the middle of first century BC, Egypt was the leading importer and re-exporter of goods form Sindh.It was also the cultural centre of the world.
In 25 BC armies were sent to subdue the hostile Arab tribes and destroy Aden, their market place.
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 Encyclopedia: 137 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Decades: 180s BC 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC 140s BC - 130s BC - 120s BC 110s BC 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them.
Years: 142 BC 141 BC 140 BC 139 BC 138 BC - 137 BC - 136 BC 135 BC 134 BC 133 BC 132 BC A year is the time between two recurrences of an event related to the orbit of the Earth around the Sun.
Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus (Latin: TI·SEMPRONIVS·TI·F·P·N·GRACCVS) (163 BC-132 BC) was a Roman politician of the 2nd century BC.
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 Viriatus on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
One of the survivors of the massacre of the Lusitani by the Roman praetor Servius Sulpicius Galba, Viriatus rose as a popular leader and persuaded his countrymen to resist Roman rule.
In 139, however, the successor of Servilianus, Servilius Caepio, with the tacit consent of the senate, renewed the war.
Viriatus, probably swayed by his countrymen, who were weary of the war, opened negotiations with Caepio, who brought the war to an end by bribing Viriatus' emissaries to kill him.
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 CONK! Encyclopedia: 134_BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Centuries: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
Years: 139 BC 138 BC 137 BC 136 BC 135 BC - 134 BC - 133 BC 132 BC 131 BC 130 BC 129 BC
John Hyrcanus becomes High Priest and king of Judea following the murder of his father Simon Maccabaeus by Ptolemy the son of Abubus.
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 Christian History Handbook: Ancient: Appendix III   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Coup and Reign of Alexander Balas, 152-147 BC
Demetrius II Captured by the Parthians, 139 BC Demetrius II was captured in Babylonia by the Parthians in 139 BC and lived several years as a royal prisoner of war in Parthia.
The Ptolemies in the First Century BC, Down to 43 BC Fragmentation of the Ptolemaic Realm, 116 to 80 BC The Ptolemaic realm was divided into three sections at the death of Ptolemy VIII Physcon in 116 BC.
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 142 BC:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
142 BC Centuries: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
Years: 147 BC 146 BC 145 BC 144 BC 143 BC - 142 BC - 141 BC 140 BC 139 BC 138 BC 137 BC
Diodotus Tryphon seizes the throne of the Seleucid Empire.
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 Area Lodging - Boston College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
bc home > offices and services > residential life > off-campus > area info > lodging >
Rates are effective July 2004 and are subject to change with the seasons or rate of occupancy.
All hotels and motels accept children and have family rates.
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Scaevola was one of the consuls in 133 BC.
He was sent to Asia as head of a mission in connection with the annex- ation of the province.
The leges tabellariae that introduced secret ballot were: ________Lex_______ _Anno_ ___________Locus__________ Gabinia tabellaria 139 BC Elections Cassia tabellaria 137 BC Assembly trials except for perduellio (treason) Papiria tabellaria 131 BC Legislative assemblies Coelia tabellaria 107 BC Assembly trials for perduellio (treason) n8.
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 SV-BC Issue 139   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Attached is a new errata proposal for the inside operator that replaces $inset and $insetz.
At the BC F2F meeting on Nov 10 an action item was created after it passed to define the operation of inside for all SV data types, not just the ones limited by the constraint context, and to see if the inside operator can replace $inset and $insetz.
At the SV F2F meeting on Nov 14, an action item was created to coordinate with the SV-AC on the possibility of removing $inset and $insetz.
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 Viriathus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Viriathus (known as Viriato in Portuguese and Castilian) (180 BC - 139 BC) was one of the leaders of the Lusitani tribe that countered the Romans in the regions known today as Portugal and Extremadura.
When in charge of the Lusitanian guerrilla (147 BC - 139 BC), Viriathus defeated the Roman army numerous time.
The consul Sergius Galba commanded the Roman troops in Iberia circa 150 BC and started destroying the rest of the Lusitanian resistance.
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 Viriathus Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Viriathus (known as Viriato in Portuguese and Castilian) (180 BC - 139 BC) was the most important leader of the Lusitanian tribe that resisted Roman expansion into the regions of Western Iberia, were the Roman province of Lusitania would be established (in the areas comprising Portugal, south of the Douro river, and Extremadura in Spain).
Viriathus led the Lusitanian guerrilla fighters to several victories over the Romans between 147 BC and 139 BC before he was betrayed to the Romans by some of his own men and killed.
The consul Servius Sulpicius Galba commanded the Roman troops in Iberia circa 150 BC and started destroying the rest of the Lusitanian resistance.
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 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
1397 BC - Pandion, legendary King of Athens dies after a reign of 40 years and is succeeded by his son Erechtheus II of Athens.
1398 BC - Birth of Tiy to Egyptian nobleman Yuya and his wife Tjuyu.
She later became the Chief Queen of Pharaoh Amenhotep III of Egypt and the matriarch of the Amarna family.
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 VIRIATHUS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Viriathus led a revolt of the Spanish Lusitanians in a guerilla war against the Romans.
Viriathus inflicted a series of severe defeats on Roman forces between 147 and 139 BC.
He was murdered during truce negotiations and soon afterwards the rebellion collapsed.
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 CNN/SI - Football - Box Score: British Columbia Lions at Saskatchewan Roughriders - August 16, 1997
BC 25-10 BCL - FG, LUI PASSAGLIA 22 YD, 15:00.
BC 28-10 3RD QUARTER: SAS - FG, PAUL MCCALLUM 40 YD, 2:31.
BC 36-26 BCL - FG, LUI PASSAGLIA 47 YD, 15:00.
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 137 BC
Years: 142 BC 141 BC 140 BC 139 BC 138 BC - 137 BC - 136 BC 135 BC 134 BC 133 BC 132 BC
Slaves' revolt against Roman Empire led by Eunus of Apamea in Sicily
The text of this article is licensed under the GFDL.
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Coin of Antiochus I Soter 280-261 BC Note: Different browsers all have slightly different capabilities and terminology.
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Coin of Antiochus VI Tryphon 142-139 BC Note: Different browsers all have slightly different capabilities and terminology.
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 Henna Info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
214 BC Afraid that Henna should be taken by Carthago,the Roman garrison massacres the inhabitants of Henna, gathered in the theatre.
139-137 BC Henna centre of the revolt of the slaves led by Euno.
133 BC The city is conquered by consul L. Calpuriuns Piso (consul Rupilius is sended with a legion).
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 Greece
Birth date guestimate (ruled as co-regent with Ptolemy VI from 147 BC, then as co-regent with Cleopatra II until 144 BC, when he was murdered by Ptolemy VIII)
Captured by the Parthians in 139 BC Antiochus VII Sidetes
Released by the Parthians in 129 BC Antigonid Kingdom (Antigonus I was one of the Diadochoi)
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 2nd century BC - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
BC 168 battle of Pydna Macedonian phalanx defeated by Romans
BC 146 Rome destroys Carthage in the Third Punic War
Read about 2nd century bc in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
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 135 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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
Posidonius of Apamea, Greek philosopher (+ 51 B.C)
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 outline 22
167 BC Antiochus invade Jerusalem and desecrates the temple
Roman general Pompey annexes Syria 64 BC Causes of Decline
Rome claimed Egypt as a province in August of 30 BC following Octavian's defeat of Mark Antony and Cleopatra VII, last of the Ptolemies, at the battle of Actium (31 BC)
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 Learn more about 2nd century BC in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Learn more about 2nd century BC in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > 2nd century BC
(2nd millennium BC - 1st millennium BC - 1st millennium AD)
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 Kingdoms of Persia - Persia
The Persians were a grouping of Indo-Europeans who settled near to ancient Elam.
Their capital until 559 BC was Pasargadae, before increasing power saw them move it to Susa.
By 130 BC they conquer all of Persia, and in 126 BC they take Babylonia.
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 2bd Ranch home plus a lbd cabin on Ootsa Lake
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Burns Lake, B.C. Lake front property on Ootsa Lake Approx l mile of shore line.
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 artnet.com: Resource Library: Aristeides   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Pliny criticized the younger Aristeides for using colours that were a little harsh but praised him for being the first painter to depict the soul and to give expression to the affections and emotions.
Attalos II, King of Pergamon (reg 160–139 BC), tried to buy for 600,000 denarii a painting of Dionysos that fell to the Romans when Corinth was sacked in 146 BC.
When the Roman general L. Mummius learnt the value Attalos placed on the painting, however, he removed it to the Temple of Ceres in Rome, where it was later destroyed in a fire (31 BC).
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