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  Qin Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Qin Dynasty (秦朝; Pinyin Qín, Wade-Giles Ch'in; 221 BC - 207 BC) was preceded by the Zhou Dynasty and followed by the Han Dynasty in China.
The unification of China 221 BC under the First Emperor marked the beginning of imperial China, a period that lasted until the fall of the Qing Empire in 1912.
Much of what came to constitute China proper was unified for the first time in 221 B.C. In that year the western frontier state of Qin, the most aggressive of the Warring States, subjugated the last of its rival states, putting an end to the Warring States Period.
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 Hannibal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 189 BC the Romans, having defeated Antiochus in a war, 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 Epizephyrii.
In 207 BC he succeeded in making his way again into Apulia, where he waited to concert measures for a combined march upon Rome with his brother Hasdrubal.
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 Second Punic War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It fell in 209 BC, and Hasdrubal was deprived of his main port.
Hasdrubal was defeated and killed at the (207).
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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 Encyclopedia: 207 BC
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Zhao Gao 趙高; (died end of October 207 BC) was the chief eunuch during the Qin Dynasty of China, who played an instrumental role in the downfall of the Qin Dynasty.
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 Ancient Chinese states   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The year 247 BC marks the beginning of the end of the Warring States period for it was in this year that a thirteen-year-old named Zheng was crowned as King of Qin.
In 221 BC, one of the most important years in Chinas long history, King Zheng of Qin declared not only that he was the ruler of China, but that he would take the unprecedented title (apart from in the legends of the Yellow Emperor and other mythical figures) of Emperor of China.
361 BC Duke Xiao of Qin ascends the throne.
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 Qin_Dynasty encyclopedia and info, forum and guides   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Qin Dynasty (秦朝 Pinyin Qín, Wade-Giles Ch'in; 221 BC - 207 BC) was preceded by the Zhou Dynasty and followed by the Han Dynasty in China.
The unification of China 221 BC under the First Emperor (Qin Shi Huang) marked the beginning of imperial China, a period that lasted until the fall of the Qing Empire in 1912.
In the beginning of October 207 BC, Zhao Gao forced Huhai to commit suicide and replaced him with Fusu's son, Ziying (子嬰).
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 War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Gallic Wars 58-52 BC Julius Caesar's Legions vs. the Helvetians, Germans, Gauls of southern France and, in one battle, the Britons.
Wars of the Second Triumvirate 43-31 BC On the death of Julius Caesar a second triumvirate ruled Rome.
Mutina 43 BC Philippi 42 BC Perusia 41-40 BC Phraaspa 36 BC Naulochus 36 BC Actium 31 BC Muslim Imperial Conquests 624-982 Muhammad, as the founder of Islam, first commanded the Muslims in battle.
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 Vietnam
In the 3rd century BC, the Van Lang State was declining slowly and was defeated in 257 BC by Au Viet tribe resided north of Van Lang.
In 218 BC, the Chinese Qin Dynasty sent its 500,000 soldiers troop to invade the Au Lac and occupied the country.
In 207 BC, after conquering the Au Lac, Ta annexed it to Nan Yueh and dominated Au Lac for almost 100 years with five reigns.
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 Gaozu of Han - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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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 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Hasdrubal (died 207 BC)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Hasdrubal (died 207 BC), Carthaginian general, son of Hamilcar Barca and brother of Hannibal.
In 218 bc, at the beginning of the Second Punic War...
Hasdrubal (died 221 BC), Carthaginian general, who succeeded his father-in-law, Hamilcar Barca, as commander of the Carthaginian forces in Spain in...
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 Hasdrubal on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
207 BC, Carthaginian general; son of Hamilcar Barca.
Hasdrubal conducted a long campaign against the Romans, led by Publius and Cnaeus Scipio, who prevented him from joining Hannibal at a critical moment in 216 BC Both Scipios fell in battle in 211 BC, but in 209 BC Scipio Africanus Major took Cartagena.
On the Metaurus (Metauro) River he met (207 BC) the army of Caius Claudius Nero.
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 Qin Dynasty biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Qin Dynasty, or Ch'in Dynasty (Wade-Giles) (秦朝 221 BC - 207 BC) preceded by the Zhou Dynasty and followed by the Han Dynasty in China.
During a trip with his second son Huhai in 210 BC, Qin Shi Huang died suddenly at Shaqiu prefecture.
In the beginning of October 207 BC, Zhao Gao forced Huhai to commit suicide and replaced him by Fusu's son, Ziying.
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 Fusu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ying Fusu (嬴扶蘇) (died 210 BC) was the first son of the First Emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, and hence the heir apparent.
However, after the secret death of the First Emperor, Fusu's brother, Huhai, together with two high officials Zhao Gao and Li Si, forged the First Emperor's decree to rename Huhai as the successor and order Fusu to commit suicide.
He had a son Ziying who was made king of Qin after Zhao Gao forced Huhai to commit suicide later in 207 BC.
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 War in Spain 206 to 205 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Carthaginians spent the winter of 207 to 206 BC again recruiting amongst the locals for a final effort against Scipio.
In the spring of 206 BC Mago and Hasdrubal Gisgo marched from Gades with between 50,000 and 70,000 infantry, 4,000 to 5,000 cavalry and 32 war elephants.
By 205 BC, Mago, knowing the cause in Spain was lost, sailed from Liguria to Italy and was subsequently defeated in Cisalpine Gaul.
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 A Brief Outline of China's History
In 221 BC, the young king of the Qin kingdom conquered the other states and declared himself First Emperor, hoping his legacy and scions would go on to rule for the next ten thousand years.
The great literary and philosophical works in the 5th century BC would later form the basis of the imperial educational system.
207 BC - Second Emperor commits suicide after the collapse of the Qin Empire.
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 War in Spain 210 to 207 BC
In 210 BC the desperation was apparent in the granting of imperium to the young Publius Cornelius Scipio.
In the campaign of 208 BC, Scipio marched south to Baecula to meet the unsuspecting Hasdrubal.
While the year 207 BC was drawing to a close, both sides prepared for what would prove to be the final battle between the two forces in Spain.
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The reunification of China was finally completed in 221 BC by Wang Cheng.
It was during the Ch'in Dynasty that the world's first compass was constructed in China, by balancing a piece of lodestone on a copper plate.
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 ninemsn Encarta - Search Results - Hasdrubal (died 207 bc)
Hamilcar Barca, who had led the defeated side in 241 bc, devoted the remainder of his life to building up Carthaginian power in Spain to compensate...
Finding Rome an equal match at sea, Carthage prepared for a resumption of hostilities by acquiring a foothold in Spain.
234-183 bc), one of the most famous generals of ancient Rome and a hero of...
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 Battle of Metaurus - 207 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Battle of Metaurus - 207 BC From: Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World - From Marathon to Waterloo, according to Edward Sheperd Creasy Chapter IV.
ABOUT midway between Rimini and Ancona a little river falls into the Adriatic, after traversing one of those districts of Italy in which a vain attempt has lately been made to revive, after long centuries of servitude and shame, the spirit of Italian nationality and the energy of free institutions.
It is clear that, in the year 208 B.C., at least, Hasdrubal out-manoeuvred Publius Scipio, who held the command of the Roman forces in Spain, and whose object was to prevent him from passing the Pyrenees and marching upon Italy.
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 Founding of The Qin Empire The first Unification of China (221-207 BC)
But in 473 B.C. Wu was crushed and annexed by Yueh, the most barbarian state of all the states at that time.
Chu exterminated Yueh in 344 B.C. and the small central state of Lu in 249 B.C.; Qi annexed the central state of Sung in 286 B.C. While Qin exterminated me Zhou Dynasty itself in 256 B.(:'.
An uprising broke out only 1 years after the death of the first Emperor in 210 B.C. And it was quickly responded by common people, by the upper classes of conquered states and by the educated groups throughout the country.
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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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 Chinese history:The Qin Dynasty (221-207 BC)
The tenuous authority of the Zhou ended in the 3rd century BC, when the state of Qin, for the first time, unified China after Qin's conquoring its six duchies.
In 246 BC the state conquered present-day Sichuan and proceeded todo likewise with the remaining kingdoms that stood in its way.
Much of what came to constitute China Proper was unified for the first time in 221 B.C. In that year the western frontier state of Qin, the most aggressive of the Warring States, subjugated the last of its rival states.
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 VIET NAM HISTORY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Trieu dynasty is supposed to have reigned from 207 to 111 BC.
In 221 BC the Ch'in dynasty in China completed its conquest of neighboring states and became the first to rule over a united China.
The Ch'in Empire, however, did not long survive the death of its dynamic founder, Shih Huang Ti, and the impact of its collapse was soon felt in Vietnam.
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 History of China - Wikimedia Commons
2.1 Qin Dynasty 秦朝 (221 BC - 207 BC)
Zhou Dynasty 周朝 (late 10th/9th century BC - 256 BC)
Qin Dynasty 秦朝 (221 BC - 207 BC)
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 elo gallery
The lady wearing long robes standing in a graceful pose with hair drawn up into a knot on the left side of the head, her hands clasped over her upper abdomen.
The bearded male attendant, probably a foreigner judging by his large nose and tunic, standing with right hand against his chest, the left along his sid.
The male attendant standing with his hands at his waist where there is a hole for insertion of an offering, now lost.
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 Rome vs. Carthage: The Day the World Trembled   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Carthaginians, to some extent justifiably, looked down their noses at the Romans, who were still living in pitiful mud huts on their seven hills by the Tiber when Phoenician civilization had been flourishing for centuries.
In 264 bc the two mighty empires collided, and for nearly a quarter century, they tore Sicily apart in inconclusive combat.
Then, in June 216 bc at Cannae, outnumbered and with his back to the Aufidus River, Hannibal surrounded the largest army Rome had ever put in the field and wiped it out.
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 Roman to Julian Conversion: Analysis AUC 547 = 207 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Roman to Julian Conversion: Analysis AUC 547 = 207 BC The sequence of events given by Livy leading up to the battle of the Metaurus, in which the army of Hannibal's brother Hasdrubal was annihilated, is as follows:
Livy 27.36 notes that the Romans had received intelligence that Hasdrubal intended to cross the Alps as soon as possible in the spring.
Assuming that it was expected to take Hasdrubal the same 15 days it had taken Hannibal (Livy 21.38) he would descend into Italy around 7-8 April.
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