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  Carthage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
By the beginning of the 5th century BC, Carthage was the commercial center of the region, a position it would retain until overthrown by the Roman Republic.
In 315 BC Agathocles, the tyrant of Syracuse, seized the city of Messene (present-day Messina).
In 311 BC he invaded the last Carthaginian holdings on Sicily, breaking the terms of the current peace treaty, and laid siege to Akragas.
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 Second Punic War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Second Punic War was fought between Carthage and Rome from 218 to 202 BC.
It fell in 209 BC, and Hasdrubal was deprived of his main port.
In 195 BC, after he was denounced to the Romans for plotting an attack with the help of the Seleucid king, Antiochus III, Hannibal fled to Antiochus's court in Syria.
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 Punic Wars - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The First Punic War (264 BC - 241 BC) was primarily a naval war.
The Second Punic War (218 BC - 202 BC) is famous for Hannibal's crossing of the Alps.
The Third Punic War (149 BC - 146 BC) resulted in the destruction of Carthage.
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 Roman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The traditional origin of the Roman Republic is dated in 509 BC as a result of a revolution against the outrageous behavior of the last kings of the monarchy at Rome.
In 83 BC he returned to Italy and after a 1-year civil war he regained control of Rome and had himself appointed dictator for the purpose of reconstructing the Republic.
On March 15, 44 BC, Caesar entered the Senate and was stabbed to death in an attempt to end his ambition and restore the Republic.
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 Gaozu of Han - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 209 BC Chen Sheng led an uprising against Qin Dynasty and assumed the title "King of Rising Chu.
In December 207 BC, the last Qin ruler Ziying surrendered to Liu Bang and his rebel army, and in 206 BC Liu Bang entered the Qin capital Xianyang.
Having defeated Xiang Yu, Liu Bang claimed himself emperor and established the Han Dynasty in 202 BC and made Chang'an (present city of Xi'an) his capital city.
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 All Empires - Carthage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hannibal was born in 247, and was the son of Hamilcar Barca.
In 202 BC, he was called back to Africa to stop a Roman invation, where he was defeated for the first time by the Roman general Scipio Africanus at the battle of Zama.
He was defeated for the first time at the battle of Zama (picture: left) in 202 BC by the Roman general Scipio Africanus.
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 Roman Project Map 4: 202 BC
In 219 BC Rome made use of it's fleet by conquering the Illyrian pirates that had been terrorizing the Adriatic coast.
Hannibal was succesful in a number of battles against his Roman enemies, and by 216 BC he had secured Campania to the south of Rome.
Hannibal was forced to hastily retreat back to Carthage in 203 BC after the Roman general Scipio marched his fresh army across Carthage's African territories.
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 Roman to Julian Conversion: Analysis AUC 552 = 202 BC
Roman to Julian Conversion: Analysis AUC 552 = 202 BC Livy 30.36 dates the final action of the Second Punic War, in which Scipio's lieutenant Cn.
This general dating is supported by the accounts in Dio Cassius 17.14 of the storms that delayed the fleet of the consul Ti.
If this is Dio's eclipse, then a date of 1-3 November 202 is clearly to be preferred for the defeat of Vermina, and A.U.C. was a regular year.
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 Academics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Prerequisites: BC 165, BC 166, BN 104, and BK 101.
This course is a continuation of BC 165 and includes further study of financial accounting along with an introduction to management accounting.
As a continuation of BC 325, this course includes an in-depth study of revenues, expenses, long-term liabilities, and stockholder's equity, including earnings per share.
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 Definitions, reporting methodologies, and contacts for selected Program Activity Measures (PAMs) - U.S. EPA
Prevent BC Each year, identify at the State level the most prevalent and threatening categories of existing/potential sources of contamination for surface and ground water for Community Water Systems.
Prevent BC Percentage of the 31 pesticides identified in 2002 as having a high leaching/persistence potential will be reassessed by the Office of Pesticide Programs and appropriate additional management controls (e.g.
Deputy B.C. Percent of waters that are: 1) designated by states as highly vulnerable to contamination; 2) designated for public water supply use; and 3) have a completed TMDL, that are attaining human health water quality standards for drinking water contaminants.
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 Second Punic War: 218-202 BC
218-202 BC The Second Punic War, fought between Carthage and the Roman Republic from 218-202 BC, marked the end of major Carthaginian military opposition to Rome.
After the end of the First Punic War in 241 BC, Carthage decided to concentrate on controlling Spain to gain direct control over its mineral resources and to mount an army of the inhabitants to go against the Roman legions.
In 202 BC, with about 45,000 infantry and 3,000 cavalry, Hannibal marched inland to Zama away from Carthage to draw Scipio away from the capital.
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 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
200 BC: Hsiung-nu lay siege to the emperor.
121-119 BC: Hsiung-nu are driven north of the Gobi desert.
87 BC: Ssu-ma Ch'ien writes the first general history of China.
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 198 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Centuries: 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC - 1st century BC
Decades: 240s BC 230s BC 220s BC 210s BC 200s BC - 190s BC - 180s BC 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC 140s BC
Years: 203 BC 202 BC 201 BC 200 BC 199 BC - 198 BC - 197 BC 196 BC 195 BC 194 BC 193 BC
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 Chinese boys wear -- chronology ancient China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After Shuh's death in 202 BC rebellions and Mongul incursions appaered that his descendents were unable to put down.
The most persistant account is that about 2640 BC a Chinese Empress, Si-Ling-Chi, was watching the glistening amber cocoons that little worms were spinning in the mulberry trees in the palace gardens.
The dragon first appeared in Chinese art abbout 4000 BC and was used as totem in both northern and southern areas of wghat was to become China.
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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.
About 47 BC, Mang was born into the most powerful family in China, a family that effectively ruled through a series of puppet Han emperors.
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 Ancient China: The Former Han, 206 BC-25 AD
At first, government officials were appointed on the recommendation of other government officials, but in 165 BC, the Han instituted the first examination.
Han Wu Ti Perhaps the greatest and most powerful of the Han emperors was Han Wu Ti, who came to power in 141 BC at the age of sixteen and ruled for fifty-four years, the second longest reign in Chinese history.
By 22 BC, the situation was so bad that revolts broke out all over the country.
www.wsu.edu /~dee/CHEMPIRE/FORMHAN.HTM   (1115 words)

 disc sect 12
In the course of the 5th Syrian War (202-200 BC), the land of Judaea, which included the city of Jerusalem, was captured by Antiochus III from Ptolemy V. Judaea remained part of the Seleucid Empire until 129 BC.
The tensions between the jews and the Seleucids were exacerbated by the efforts of a group of hellenizing Jews, led by the High Priest, Jason, to introduce aspects of Greek culture into Judaea at the expense of Jewish practices.
By 165 BC the Jews were in open, armed revolt from Antiochus.
www.utexas.edu /courses/macedonia/disc_sect_12.htm   (792 words)

 Xiang Yu - Western Han Ruler and Emperor Biographies - English
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, which had been under siege for nearly a month by Qin troops.
A large army was sent to relieve Julu with Xiang Yu as second in command under the veteran political leader Song Yi.
One night, while his army was surrounded by Liu Bang’s forces, Xiang Yu was sitting in his tent with his concubine Lady Yu when he heard the sound of songs from Chu, his homeland, coming from the besiegers.
www.kongming.net /novel/han/xiangyu.php   (618 words)

 200s BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Decades: 250s BC 240s BC 230s BC 220s BC 210s BC - 200s BC - 190s BC 180s BC 170s BC 160s BC 150s BC
Years: 209 BC 208 BC 207 BC 206 BC 205 BC 204 BC 203 BC 202 BC 201 BC 200 BC
After severe losses, Roman determination kept them fighting in the Second Punic War against Hannibal.
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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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 Chang'an - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Emperor Gao of Han Liu Bang decided to build the palaces before the city walls.
In 202 BC, he repaired the Xingle Palace (兴乐宫) of the Qin Dynasty and renamed it to (长乐宫).
In 195 BC, his son, Emperor Hui of Han begun the construction of the walls of Chang'an and finished them in September of 191 BC.
www.secaucus.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Changan   (461 words)

 Battle of Zama - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Battle of Zama, fought on October 19, 202 BC, was the decisive battle of the Second Punic War.
A Roman army led by Scipio Africanus Major defeated a Carthaginian force led by Hannibal.
Theodore Ayrault Dodge; Hannibal: A History of the Art of War among the Carthaginians and Romans down to the Battle of Pydna, 168 B.C., with a Detailed Account of the Second Punic War; 1891; ISBN 0-306-81362-9
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 The Battle of Cynoscephalae
No doubt confident after their defeat of Carthage in 202 BC, Rome now deemed it best to remove the Macedonian threat as soon as possible.
The pleas by Greek city states for assistance were all the excuse they needed to intervene in 200 BC, beginning the Second Macedonian War.
In 198 BC command passed into the hands of Titus Quinctius Flaminius.
www.roman-empire.net /army/cynoscephalae.html   (887 words)

 Western Han Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In addition, Wu Di established a network of "ever-level granaries" which were designed to store excess grain in order to prevent starvation in times of flood or drought.
Chinese armies invaded and annexed parts of northern Korea (108 BC) and northern Vietnam toward the end of the second century BC.
During the reign of Zhao Di, in the year 81 BC, some 60 or so "people's representatives" from throughout the land were summoned to court, to participate with state officials in China's first ever economic policy convention.
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 The Battle of Cannae
The Battle of Cannae in the summer of 216 BC is a milestone in Roman history.
It was Hannibal's finest hour and forced the Romans to learn a painful lesson.
Rome needed a Scipio Africanus - and he was soon to emerge to deliver her from the Carthaginian menace.
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 Earlier (Western) Han (202 BC-AD 9) (from China) --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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It stretches about 1,500 miles (2,400 kilometers) from Bo Hai, a gulf off the Yellow Sea in the east, to a point deep in Gansu province in the west.
Parts of the enormous structure date back to the 4th century BC, but the earliest major work on the wall came during the...
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 Every Last Recipe - 1 million recipes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Fried Noodles - By the end of the Han dynasty (202 BC-AD 220), noodles were standard fare and enjoyed in various forms by rich and poor alike.
In the early days of the Han dynasty (202 BC-AD 220), rice was considered a delicacy as millet was the staple grain.
In Han times (202 BC-AD 220) "noodle food" was generally referred to as ng (cakes).
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 ACADEMIC PROGRAMS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The focus of this emphasis is on discipleship and the means and process of sanctification from a Biblical perspective.
The priority of evangelistic outreach and pastoral leadership are blended with an emphasis on the importance and techniques of effective preaching and teaching, the understanding and application of Biblical content, and the critical need for theological consistency and hermeneutical integrity.
Emphasis in Theological Studies: This emphasis is designed to give students an in depth understanding of theological knowledge and contemporary issues as they relate to the Christian’s vocation and calling.
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 Zeugitana, Carthage - Ancient Greek Coinage thumbnail index - WildWinds.com
Carthage or Sicilo-Punic, AE 14, 4th to 3rd centruy B.C. Head of Tanit left / Horse.
c.350 BC, Carthage Mint, Bust of Tanit left, wreathed with corn, wearing triple-drop earring and necklace of 8 pendants.
300 BC, Head of Tanit left, crowned with wreath of corn, wearing earring with triple pendants and necklace.
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