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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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 Flaccus
Flaccus, consul 237 BC, 224 BC, 212 BC, 209 BC
Gnaeus Fulvius Flaccus, brother of Q. Fulvius, convicted of cowardice against Hannibal in 210 BC and exiled to Tarquinii[?]
Lucius Valerius Flaccus, consul 152 BC, 131 BC
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 Relatives of D.T. Rogers(b. 1943) - pafg439 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
King Antiochus III of Syria [Parents] was born in 242 BC.
Princess Laodice III of Pontus [Parents] was born in 240 BC.
King Mihrdat I Koudjide Kartham of Iberia was born in 0045 BC.
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 Tarraconesis (Hispania)
Marcus Porcius Cato became consul in 195 BC, and was given the command of the whole peninsula.
Sertorius was appointed governor of Hispania Citerior in 83 BC.
In 13 BC the provincial scheme of Spain was revised.
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 Hannibal Quick Facts - Quick Facts - MSN Encarta
216 bc Defeated the Roman army at Cannae, inflicting over 50,000 casualties despite being far outnumbered, in one of the worst military disasters ever suffered by the Roman army.
195 bc Fled Carthage after accusations that he had tried to break the peace with Rome; found refuge in the court of Antiochus III, king of Syria
Because Carthaginians kept no chronicles of his life, historical knowledge of Hannibal is based almost entirely on Roman records.
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 Cato the Elder
By 195 BC he had climbed the traditional ladder of magistrative offices to the its very pinnacle by achieving the post of consul.
In 184 BC Cato finally found the roel of his life, when he was elected as censor.
But in 150 BC he was the leader of a Roman commission of inquiry which was to ajudicate between Carthage and Numidia.
www.roman-empire.net /republic/cato-e.html   (965 words)

  
 Han Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
During the Han Dynasty China officially became Confucian state and prospered domestically: agriculture handicrafts commerce flourished and the population reached 50 Meanwhile the empire extended its political and influence over Vietnam Central Asia Mongolia and Korea before it finally collapsed under a of domestic and external pressures.
Chen and Wu Guang two in a group about 900 soldiers assigned to defend against Xiongnu were the leaders of the first Continuous insurgence finally toppled the Qin dynasty in 206 BC The leader of insurgents was Xiang an outstanding military commander without political expertise divided the country into 18 feudal states his own satisfaction.
The beginning of Han Dynasty can be dated either from 206 BC when the Qin dynasty crumbled or 202 BC when Xiang Yu committed suicide.
www.freeglossary.com /East_Han   (2166 words)

  
 National Great Blacks In Wax Museum
In 190 BC the Romans, having defeated Antiochus and imposed the Peace of Apamea (188 BC), demanded that he turn Hannibal over to them and the general fled again, this time to the court of King Prusias I of Bithynia.
In 210 BC Hannibal again proved his superiority in tactics by a severe defeat inflicted at Herdoniac (modern Ordona) in Apulia upon a proconsular army, and in 208 BC destroyed a Roman force engaged in the siege of Locri Epizephyri.
But with the loss of Tarentum in 209 BC and the gradual reconquest by the Romans of Samnium and Lucania his hold on south Italy was almost lost.
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 History Of Tofu In China
Liu An was born of noble ancestry in northern China in 179 BC.
Reiocho; 199-174 BC), an illegitimate son of Kao Tsu and the younger half brother of Wu Ti, one of the greatest of the Han emperors.
In 195 BC, Kao Tsu died and in 179 BC, the same year Li An was born, Wu Ti became emperor of Han.
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 Millennial Fair – Xiang Yu (232 - 202 BC)
Edited by Tuyet Wu Xiang Yu was born into a noble family from the former state of Chu, which had ceased to exist when Qi Shi Huang, the first Emperor unified the country.
In 208 BC while Xiang Yu and Liu Bang were planning the capture of the Qin capital Xian Yang, an urgent message came from the city of Julu, a city under siege for nearly a month by the Qin troops.
In the year 205 B.C., Liu Bang attacked Peng with 560.000 troops, while Xiang Yu was battling against the traitors in his Kingdom.
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The Second Punic War (218-201 BC), marked most famously by Hannibal's march across the Alps in 218, was a war fought for money as much as for power.
The Third Punic War was fought between Carthage and Rome from 149 BC to 146 BC.
However, Masinissa, governor of Numidia and a strong ally of the Romans, was able to pick at Carthage until Carthage attacked Numidia in 150 BC, breaking the treaty that ended the Second War.
www.lycos.com /info/second-punic-war--bc-rome.html   (634 words)

  
 Gaozu of Han Summary
The Ch'in rulers, who ruled under the influence of a Legalistic as opposed to a Confucian philosophy, were known for their excessively harsh application of laws and punishments and for their burdensome demands on the population for taxes and labor services.
Liu Pang (256 BC-195 BC) was emperor of China.
Liu Pang, posthumously named Kao Tsu, ruled as the first emperor of the Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.) from 202 B.C. to 195 B.C. Empress Lü, the first woman ruler of China, was one of his wives.
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 240 – 20 BC  Punic Wars and Roman conquest of Hispania
Following the battle of Ilipa in 206 BC Two Spanish Kings (Indibil of the Ilergetes and Mandonio of the Ilergavones) revolt against Rome, and invade the territories of Rome’s allies the Suessetani and Edetani.
In 205 BC Indibil and Mandonio continue to cause trouble, but Indibil is defeated and killed in battle, and Mandonio is captured and executed.
In south-west Hispania the Turdetani (under Culcas and Luxinio), supported by the cities of Sexi (Almuñecar) and Malaca (Málaga), defeat and kill C. Sempronius Tuditanis (one of the new Roman governors sent that year).
www.balagan.org.uk /war/iberia/0240bc/index.htm   (667 words)

  
 KAO TSU,
posthumous title of Liu Pang, also called Liu Chi (256–195 bc), emperor of China (206–195 bc), who founded the Han dynasty.
A rebel army officer of low birth in the last days of the Ch’in dynasty, he proclaimed himself emperor in 206 bc, having deposed the last Ch’in, but had to fight rivals for actual power, which he secured by 202 bc.
Kao Tsu made a pact with the belligerent Hsiung-nu, a nomadic people to the north who had been raiding his territory, promising to give them food and clothing in return for cessation of hostilities.
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 Relatives of D.T. Rogers(b. 1943) - pafg447 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Princess Agathocleia of Bactria [Parents] was born about 175 BC.
King Agathocles of Bactria [Parents] was born about 195 BC.
Alexandria of Bactria was born about 195 BC.
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 Han Dynasty - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Han Dynasty (206 bc-ad 220), Chinese imperial dynasty that reunited China after the fall of the Qin (Ch’in) dynasty (221-206 bc).
Gaozu, imperial title of Liu Bang, also called Liu Chi (256-195 bc), emperor of China (206-195 bc), who founded the Han dynasty.
In 206 bc Liu Bang, a minor Qin official who had mobilized forces against the government, proclaimed himself king of Han, one of the states within...
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 Liu Bang (Gaozu or Gaodi) - Western Han Ruler and Emperor Biographies - English
In the year 209 BC, the Qin Emperor Ying Zheng passed away and his second son Hu Hai took over the throne.
In the later part of the year 209 BC, Cheng Sheng was killed and Xiang Liang took over his armies.
In the year 206 BC, Liu Bang breaks through the forces at Xian Yang and Zi Ying surrendered the palace.
www.kongming.net /novel/han/liubang.php   (1726 words)

  
 The Former Han Dynasty: The Founding of the Dynasty
By discarding the system of fiefs, strong local authority was lost, authority that the new administrative system had not had the time to enforce before the rebellion broke out.
At the news of the assassination of Ch’u’s displaced king (206 BC), he marched on Hsiang Yü’s base but was defeated.
In 195 BC, relatives of Kao-ti were covering 2/3 of the Empire.
www.asian-center.net /chinahistory/CHC1/han1.html   (1329 words)

  
 Han Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
It was a continuous conflict between Xiang Yu [Gregoire-Marco] and Liu Bang [Rucker-Lewis], the former a native of Wu, and the latter of Pei.
During the short reign of Emperor Ai (6-1 BC) he was obliged to retire; but upon the accession of the next emperor, Emperor Ping (1-5 AD), he returned to office, for this emperor was his son-in-law.
About 377 BC, there was a division among the Buddhists; the northern branch had their center in Kashmir, while the southern section made Ceylon their headquarters.
worldclass.net /China/han.htm   (3479 words)

  
 World History 200- 100 BC
In 167 B.C. the Jews, led by an aged priest Mattityahu and his five sons, led a revolt against the Seleucid Empire.
Judas Maccabeus, son of Mattityahu, liberated Jerusalem and cleansed the Temple.
He died in 148 B.C. after a rule of 60 years.
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 195 BC
Centuries: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
Years: 200 BC 199 BC 198 BC 197 BC 196 BC - 195 BC - 194 BC 193 BC 192 BC 191 BC 190 BC
Ahead of Roman envoys demanding his surrender, Hannibal flees Carthage for refuge at Tyre.
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 Classics Section - WSU Foreign Languages & Cultures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The Classical Age (ca 2000 BC to 500 AD) refers to the ancient Greek and Roman worlds.
Greek literature comprizes the two greatest epic poems (Illiad and Odyssey) of Homer (ca 900 BC), the passionate love poems of Sappho (ca 610-530 BC), the tragedies of Aesthylus (525/524-456/455 BC), Sophocles (ca 496-406 BC) and Euripides (ca 484-406 BC), as well as the comedies of Aristophanes (ca 450-388 BC) and Menander (342-292 BC).
It was during the Pax Romana (27 BC - 180 AD) the height of the Roman Empire surfaced when arts and literature flourished.
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 Ancient Empires of the Sub-Continent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Chandragupta Maurya was an exiled member of the royal family of Magadha, a kingdom flourishing since 700 BC on the bank of river Ganges.
After Alexander's death, Chandragupta captured Punjab with his allies, and later overthrew the king of Magadha in 321 BC to form the Mauryan Empire.
They were followed in 75 BC by the Scythians, Iranian nomads from Central Asia, and in about 50 BC by the powerful Parthians, from east of the Caspian Sea.
www.storyofpakistan.com /articletext.asp?artid=A001&Pg=2   (310 words)

  
 Western Han Dynasty - Wikimedia Commons
Emperor Gao (256 BC or 247 BC – 1 June 195 BC), known as Gaozu, was the first emporer of the Han Dynasty, ruling from 202 BC until 195 BC.
Emperor Wu of Han (156 BC – 29 March 87 BC), personal name Liu Che, was the sixth emperor of the Han Dynasty, ruling from 141 BC to 87 BC.
The 138-126 BC travels of Zhang Qian to the West, Mogao Caves, 618-712 AD mural.
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 newspaper Kytherian Idea - History of Kythera - Chronological Kytherian register -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Nikias seizes Kythira from Sparta and the Athenians kept it until 421 bc.
Nikias with 10 boats and 2000 Milissian soldiers seized Skandia and the Capital city Kythira, establishing an Athenian Colony.
Farnavazos seized Kythira with the Athenians and kept it until 386 BC.
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 History
n 221 BC, King Yin Zheng of Qin conquered the last of the six feudal states and proclaimed himself Qin the First Emperor (Qin Shihuangdi).
With efficiency and ruthlessness, he instituted a centralized bureaucracy, a standard script, and one common law; he facilitated regional communication by building roads and canals; he promoted economic activities with standard currency, weights, measures, and uniform axle widths; and, for national defense, he built the Great Wall.
The succeeding Han dynasty, which was to endure almost 400 years, perpetuated Qin’s hierarchical system of government, developed an educated scholarly class to administer the bueaucracy, and, through successful military campaigns, greatly expanded Chinese territory.
www.sbmuseart.org /eternalchina/html/history.asp   (273 words)

  
 Timeline of Rome
The Gracchi Brothers: Tiberius and Gaius Gracchi both became tribunes of the plebs in the late 2 nd century BC, and both challenged traditional senate authority.
First to hold office was Tiberius, who fought to redistribute public land in Italy to the poor.
PART I: Early Roman history is based on two sources: ancient Roman literature and modern archeology.
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 Terence
He is said to have owed the favor of the great as much to his personal gifts and graces as to his literary eminence; and in one of his prologues he declares it to be his ambition, while not offending the many, to please the "boni."
Terence's earliest play was the Andria, exhibited in 166 BC.
A pretty, but perhaps apocryphal, story is told of his having read the play, before its exhibition, to Caecilius (who, after the death of Plautus, ranked as the foremost comic poet), and of the generous admiration of it manifested by Caecilius.
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