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  Department of Communication   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Prerequisites: BC 221 and 323; Eng 180 and 280.
Prerequisites: BC 221, 223, 321, and 322 or 327; Eng 180 and 280.
Prerequisites: Eng 180 and 280; BC 322 or 327, BC 324, or consent of the instructor.
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 4Reference || List of battles 1400 BC-600 AD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
225 BC Battle of Faesulae The Romans are defeated by the Gauls of Northern Italy.
224 BC Battle of Telamon The Romans under Aemilius Papus and Caius Atilius Regulus defeat the Gauls.
49 BC August 24 Battle of the Bagradas River Caesar's general Gaius Curio is defeated in North Africa by the Pompeians under Attius Varus and King Juba of Numidia.
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 3rd century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ptolemy II Philadelphos (284 BC-246 BC) and his wives Arsinoe I and Arsinoe II Philadelphos.
Ptolemy IV Philopater (222 BC-204 BC) and his wife Arsinoe III.
Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204 BC-180 BC) and his wife Cleopatra I.
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 Achaean League on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
BC Its purpose was mutual protection against pirates.
The Second Achaean League was founded in 280 BC Sicyon was freed from the rule of its tyrant in 251 BC, and it soon joined the confederation under the leadership of Aratus.
There was some promise of liberating all Greece, but unfortunately the interference of Cleomenes III of Sparta threatened the Achaean League, and in 227 BC he began a war.
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 Parthians, A History Of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
In 95 BC the Armenian Tigranes II, a hostage at the court of Mithradates, was placed on the throne of Armenia by his Parthian overlord, and the small kingdoms of northern Mesopotamia--Adiabene, Gordyene, and Osroene--gave allegiance to Mithradates.
Mithradates II died about 87 BC, although he may have died earlier, since the period after 90 BC is dark and a usurper named Gotarzes may have ruled for a few years in Mesopotamia.
A battle took place between him and Artabanus V in 224; the Parthian was killed, and the throne of Iran passed into the hands of the Sasanids, a new national dynasty, originally from Fars, cradle of the Achaemenids.
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 MSN Encarta - Seven Wonders of the World
The Statue of Zeus at Olympia was carved in the mid-5th century bc by the Greek sculptor Phidias.
An imposing temple in her honor was built in Ephesus in what is now Turkey in the 6th century bc and rebuilt after it burned in 356 bc.
The Colossus of Rhodes, a huge bronze statue of the Greek sun god Helios, was erected about 280 bc to guard the entrance to the harbor at Rhodes, a Greek island off the coast of Asia Minor.
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 K.U.Leuven - Fayum Project
Taurinou Kome is aattested from the third century BC till the fourth century AD in 27 documents (32 attestations), both Greek and demotic, of which ten come from the Heroninos archive and three from the Abinnaeus archive.
Given the rarity of the name in the Ptolemaic period Taurinos son of Alexandros, the eponymous priest of 260/259 BC is a possible candidate.
In 224 BC Pasos son of Nechtenibis was brewer in Taurinou Kome (P.Lille dem.
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 List_of_kings_of_Persia encyclopedia and info, forum and guides   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
2500 BC The recent archeological findings at Jiroft have uncovered an "independent, bronze age, civilization with its own architecture and language" that have led some archeologists to speculate it to be the remains of the lost Aratta Kingdom.
Achaemenid dynasty, 550-330 BC Achaemenes, founder of the dynasty, king of Persia.
Argead Dynasty, 330-310 BC Alexander of Macedon (330 BC-323)
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 K.U.Leuven - Fayum Project
P.Petrie III 43b (215 BC) is a contract between Sosias, a Cretan, Herakleitos, from Apollonia and Sosibios, a Macedonian.
Several village officials of Lysimachis are known for the late third and second century BC, though it is usually unclear whether the village in Themistos or that in Polemon is meant.
In 217 BC the epistates Tettaphos and two of his policemen are accused of police brutality by a fuller (SB XX 15001); another policeman is found in P.Mich. XVIII 770.
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 Arsacid Dynasty --  Encyclopædia Britannica
They entered Parthia (q.v.) shortly after the death of Alexander the Great (323 BC) and gradually gained control over much of Iran and Mesopotamia until, in AD 224, they were overthrown by the...
By about 200 BC it was the Arsacid capital and is mentioned as such by Pliny, Strabo, and Ptolemy.
After Alexander's death in 323 BC one of his generals, Seleucus, seized Babylon and founded the relatively short-lived Seleucid Dynasty, which lasted until 247 BC when Parthia, a small kingdom in northern Persia, broke away and brought Persia under its rule, building an empire that extended from the Bolan Pass to the Euphrates River.
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 TEMPLE OF ZOROASTER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
This deity appears as the great god of Darius 1 (522-486 BC), and it is not known whether Darius heard of him through Zoroaster's disciples or independently.
For about four centuries after Alexander's conquest (330 BC), it seems, Iran was more or less hellenized and the indigenous religion neglected; a revival did not come about until toward the end of the Arsacid, or Parthian, Empire (247 BC-AD 224).
With the advent of a new and decidedly national Persian dynasty, the Sasanian, in AD 224, Zoroastrianism became the official religion.
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 222 bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
222 BC Centuries: 4th century BC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC
Years: 227 BC 226 BC 225 BC 224 BC 223 BC - 222 BC - 221 BC 220 BC 219 BC 218 BC 217 BC
Marcus Claudius Marcellus leads the Romans to victory in the Battle of Clastidium, conquering the area later known as Cisalpine Gaul.
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 Celtic history in Britain and across Europe.
In Britain, the Celtic way of live survived the Roman Empire and continued until the Viking invasion, although the culture must surely have been affected by the Western Roman Empire, and subsequent chaos that was left by it's demise.
225 BC The Celts suffer a crushing defeat by the Romans at the battle of Telamon.
60 BC The Boii tribe of Bohemia is defeated by the Dacians.
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 Parthian empire
The Parphians, however, were troubled by nomad attacks on their northeastern borders, as well as attacks by the Scythians.
The confusion came to an end about 76/75 BC, when the octogenarian king Sanatruces was set on the Parthian throne by the central Asian tribe of the Sacaraucae.Yet it was not untill Sanatruces son and successor, Phraates III (r.70-58 BC), that the empire was again in a fairly settled state.
Parthian language is a Middle Iranian language originated in Parthia (mainly the northeastern corner of modern,Iran and central-western south of Turkmenistan),and became the oficial language of Arsacid period.
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 224 BC Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
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 Kingdoms of Persia - Persia
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.
Weakened by decades of war with Rome, the Parthians are overthrown by a nobleman called Sassa, from the Iranian Highlands.
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 229 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Centuries: 4th century BC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC
Years: 234 BC 233 BC 232 BC 231 BC 230 BC - 229 BC - 228 BC 227 BC 226 BC 225 BC 224 BC
War breaks out between Sparta and the Achaean League.
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 Rhodes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The Colossus of Rhodes was a great bronze statue, erected in about 280 BC by the citizens of Rhodes, capital of the Greek island of the same name.
The statue was overthrown by an earthquake in 224 BC but its huge fragments were regarded with wonder and recorded in history.
Nearly a thousand years later, in AD 656, a Muslim dealer bought the fragments as old metal and carried them away to be melted down.
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 224 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
224 BC Centuries : 4th centuryBC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC
Decades : 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC 230s BC - 220sBC - 210s BC 200s BC 190s BC 180s BC 170s BC
Years : 229 BC 228 BC 227 BC 226 BC 225 BC - 224 BC - 223 BC 222 BC 221 BC 220 BC 219 BC
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 220 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Years: 225 BC 224 BC 223 BC 222 BC 221 BC - 220 BC - 219 BC 218 BC 217 BC 216 BC 215 BC
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 Miscellenous ancient coins
It was a powerful state in the 6th centuty B.C. but was weakened by a series of wars with the neighboring kingdom of Magadha and finally (4th cent.
Bimbisara was friendly to both Jainism and Buddhism and suspended tolls at the river ferries for all ascetics after the Buddha was once stopped at the Ganges River for lack of money.
The Kingdom of Kuninda was an ancient central Himalayan kingdom from around the 2nd century BCE to the 3rd century, located in the modern state of Uttaranchal in northern India.
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 219 BC - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
219 BC From open-encyclopedia.com - the free encyclopedia.
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 Architectural Marvels of Ancient Mesopotamia
After conquering the world, Alexander the Great, at the age of 32 died an untimely death at Babel in 323 B.C. The Sassanid settlement of Selucia-Ctesiphon (Ma-da-in) boasted of a giant arch (the only remnant of the palace still standing) which was believed to have been the widest span of pure brickwork in the world.
Settled in the 4th millennium BC it prospered during its First Dynasty (3000-2600 BC), and during its Third Dynasty, it became the richest City In Mesopotamia.
In 275 BC the city was abandoned when the Seleucid dynasty built a new capital at Seleucia.
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Polybius (1.1.5): For who is so useless or indolent as not to wish to know by what means and under what system the Romans in less than fifty-three years (200-146 BC) have succeeded in subjecting nearly the whole inhabited world to their sole government-- a thing unique in history?
became regent for Philip V, son of Demetrius II, in 239 BC c.
224 BC reestablished the Hellenic League of Philip II Philip V (r.
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 229 Bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
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 220s BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Centuries : 4th century BC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC Decades : 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC 230s BC - 220s BC - 210s BC 200s BC 190s BC 180s BC 170s BC Years: 229 BC Events and Trends
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 221 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
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Seventeen ancient tombs believed to be built in the Warring States Period (403 BC.- 221 BC.) were found in a recent rescue excavation at an express highway construction site in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
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