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  Praetor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The first praetor specially so called was appointed in the year 356 BC, and he was chosen only from the Patricians, who had this new office created as a kind of indemnification to themselves for being compelled to share the consulship with the Plebeians.
In the year 246 BC another Praetor was appointed, whose business was to administer justice in matters in dispute between, or peregrini and Roman citizens; and accordingly he was called Praetor Peregrinus.
Thus two praetors were created in 227 BC, for the administration of Sicily and Sardinia, and two more were added when the two Spanish provinces were formed in 197 BC.
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 Achaean League on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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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In Ukraine BC results into nearly 30% of tumour-related diseases and 16-18% mortality rate, therefore BC detection is believed to be a priority.
As BC incidence tends to grow in the majority of the developed countries, the disease turns from a purely medical problem into a social one.
BC diagnosis and treatment are performed in Ukraine at the specialised hospitals (oncolological dispancers) located in the regional centres only.
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 The Qin Dynasty On-line Source Book
c.261 BC Lu Buwei, a merchant from Zhao, befriends Prince Zichu, future king of Qin and father of the First Emperor, while the latter was a hostage in Han Dan, capital of the state of Zhao.
257 BC The Qin army is forced to raise the seige of Handan, capital of the state of Zhao in the Hebei region.
249 BC The petty realm of Eastern Zhou in the Henan region is annexed, marking the end of the Zhou Dynasty.
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 All Empires - The Qin Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The date 476 BC is significant as the Zhou emperor was demoted to prince in that year, and it marked the end of the Zhou Dynasty.
It was however in an advantageous position, as because of its unique geograophical postion it did not have the same problems of water control as the other states had with the Huang He.
Yin Zheng, rumoured to be the bastard son of Prime Minister Lu Buwei, came to the throne in 247 BC after the death of Duke Zhuangxiang.
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 3rd century BC article - 3rd century BC 4th century 2nd century other centuries 2nd millennium 1st millennium - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mencius, Chinese philosopher and sage (371 - 289 BC).
Ptolemy II Philadelphos (284 BC-246 BC) and his wifes Arsinoe I and Arsinoe II Philadelphos.
Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204 BC-180 BC) and his wife Cleopatra I.
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 Province (International Standard Bible Encyclopedia) :: Bible Tools
When the imperium was conferred upon two consuls at the beginning of the Republic, and upon a praetor in 367 BC, and finally upon a second praetor in 241 BC, it became necessary in practice to define their individual competence which was unlimited in theory.
Three periods may be distinguished in the history of the system of provincial administration: (1) from 227 BC to Sulla, (2) from Sulla to Augustus, and (3) the Empire.
In 27 BC, Augustus as commander-in-chief of the Roman army definitely assumed the administration of all provinces which required the presence of military forces and left the other provinces to the control of the senate.
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 K.U.Leuven - Fayum Project
The numerous 3rd century BC texts belong to the Zenon archive or are recovered from mummy cartonnage.
Shortly before 253 BC Zenon is involved in the settlement of a company of cleruchs, veterans from Memphis, who are settled in Tanis (P.Cairo Zen.
In the 2nd century BC the epistates Isidoros is ordered to put up an official message "in the most conspicuous place of the village".
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 italian history, italy, history,italian history by Tricolore
Indeed, in 306 BC they were reinforced with the reciprocal recognition of a Roman sphere of influence over Italy and a Carthaginian one over Sicily.
The struggle between Rome and Carthage was to continue until the end of the century (264-201 BC) ending in two separate conflicts: Sicily was the scene of the first (264-241 BC) until it became a Roman province; and slightly later (238-227 BC) Sardinia and Corsica met the same fate.
The events of the first century BC in Italy are marked by a move from republican liberties to dictatorial regimes and a return to a democratic-type structure (rather similar to present-day presidential republics) with the advent of the principate of Augustus (27 BC-AD 14).
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 232 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Centuries: 4th century BC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC
Years: 237 BC 236 BC 235 BC 234 BC 233 BC - 232 BC - 231 BC 230 BC 229 BC 228 BC 227 BC
King Agron dies, and the throne of Illyria is occupied by his wife Queen Teuta (Tefta), "the Catherine the Great of Illyria", who expels the Greeks from the Albanian coast and then launches pirate ships into the Ionian Sea, preying on Roman shipping.
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 Cleomenes III on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In his determined effort to restore the prestige of the city, he began (227 BC) a war against the Achaean League and was successful in many battles.
At home his reforms were revolutionary: the kingship was made the supreme power, the ephorate was abolished, and the citizenship was widely extended, apparently to decrease the danger of discontent and to ally the people with the king.
Cleomenes came to his downfall suddenly in 222 BC (or possibly 221 BC) when the Achaean League, allied with Antigonus III of Macedon, routed the Spartan army.
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 disc sect 8
In 371 BC Thebes defeated the Spartan army in a pivotal battle at Leuctra, a polis in Boiotia.
In 369 BC Epaminondas, the Theban general, led an expedition into the Peloponnese and liberated Messenia from Sparta.
(200-118 BC): born in Megalopolis, a polis in Arcadia, a region in the center of the Peloponnesus.
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 Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2001.08.21   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Next [44 BC] Gaius Julius Caesar set up two praetors and two aediles to oversee the corn supply, and from the name of the goddess Ceres these were called the cereal praetors and aediles.
The praetors sent to govern Sicily and Sardinia, from 227 BC on, are often seen working on behalf of provincials.
Verres, for example, was allotted the urban province for 74 BC and the province of Sicily for 73 BC (Cicero Verr 2, 1, 40/104; 2, 2, 6/17).
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 Quiz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 241 BC the last 2 rural tribes were created to incorporate the Picentes and Sabines.
Who was the tribune of the plebs in 232 BC who proposed that the Ager Gallicus taken from the Senones be divided into small allotments for poor citizens?
As praetor in 227 BC, Gaius Flaminius was the first annual governor of Sicily (OCD, p.
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 Beyond Numbers: First CASB students "ace" the UFE!
It's worth noting that BC has surpassed the national average in all but one of the past fourteen years.
Of the western group, BC candidates did even better with a first attempt pass rate of 80%, up from 72.5% last year.
In BC, the 13 graduates of the new UBC Co-op Program achieved a pass rate of 92.3%, and the 12 graduates of the SFU Co-op Program achieved a pass rate of 83.3%.
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Expelled the Etruscan kings: 509 BC, Beginning of the Republic B. Institutions of the early republic Republic derived from res publica (public property) Ruled by oligarchy Center of power = army.
The conquest of the Greeks: the eastern Mediterranean (200-30 BC) Annexed Macedonia/Greece 168 BC Conquered Seleucid empire 168 BC Pergamum 133 BC Annexed Egypt 30 BC E. The conquest of northwestern Europe (100 — 49 BC) 1.
Unified Roman state Given title of “Augustus” in 27 BC Ruled Rome as emperor until 14 BC Wrote Res Gestae Divi Augusti B. Multiple perspectives: Historians of ancient Rome: Polybius, Livy, Tacitus Accounts of statesmen and politicians: Cicero, Julius Caesar iii.
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 Media, Persia, Parthia, & Iran   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The battle of Carrhae (53 BC), where 20,000 out of 36,000 legionaires may have died, the greatest Parthian victory against Rome, was a very bad moment in Roman history and a very good moment in Parthian history.
This, indeed, would have been an extraordinary fate in the 1st century BC, to have been a Roman legionnaire, captured by the Parthians, then captured by the Chinese, and then living out one's life in China.
Iran became a kind of Great Power in the Persian Gulf, and with expensive pageantry the Shah's belated coronation and then the supposed 2500th anniversary of the Persian Empire (from 525 BC?) were celebrated.
www.friesian.com /iran.htm   (2645 words)

 Chronology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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/0240bc/chronology.htm   (614 words)

 227 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Decades: 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC 230s BC - 220s BC - 210s BC 200s BC 190s BC 180s BC 170s BC
Years: 232 BC 231 BC 230 BC 229 BC 228 BC - 227 BC - 226 BC 225 BC 224 BC 223 BC 222 BC
Faced with a dangerously small number of Spartan citizens, and other handicaps to the city-state, Cleomenes III issues revolutionary reforms: cancels debts, redistributes lands, makes citizens of perioeci and metics.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/227_BC   (155 words)

 University of Waterloo
77 BC unsuccessful prosecutions of Dolabella and c.
-52 BC revolt of Vercingetorix and seige of Alesia
46 BC Republican/Pompeian army, under Metellus Scipio (and Cato) defeated at the Battle of Thapsus in North Africa
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 artnet.com: Resource Library: Chares of Lindos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A pupil of Lysippos, he was best known for the bronze Colossus that stood by the harbour in the main town on Rhodes (it probably did not straddle the harbour, as was believed in the Middle Ages).
Having taken more than 12 years to complete, the statue appears to have stood for less than a century; an earthquake overturned it in 227–226 BC, and the remains were plundered in the Middle Ages, carried away to Edessa in Turkey.
The head of the statue may be reproduced on Rhodian Helios coins of the 4th and 3rd centuries BC.
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 The BS of Ballistic Coefficients
With rare exception, the ballistic coefficient (BC) numbers supplied by muzzleloading bullet manufacturers are horrifically flawed and bear little semblance to reality.
The rare exception are the BC's provided by Olin / Winchester, based on 200 yard averages of live fire on their own in-house Doppler radar range.
The BC of the bullet "itself" is no good, as it is always fired with the sabot.
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 Atilius   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Marcus Atilius Regulus, consul 267 BC, suffect consul 256 BC(?)
Marcus Atilius Regulus, consul 227 BC, 217 BC
Atilius, a comic of 2nd century BC with fragments in Cicero and Varro
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/A/Atilius.htm   (137 words)

 Cleomenes III --  Encyclopædia Britannica
The conflict with the Achaean League under Aratus of Sicyon began in 229.
In 227 Cleomenes defeated the Achaeans at Mt. Lycaeum and at Ladoceia near Megalopolis.
In 227 he was recalled by Cleomenes III, who was then reigning without a colleague, but shortly after his return Archidamus was assassinated.
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 Seleucid Empire, page 1 (Seleucus I - Timarchos)
Seleucus was assassinated by the disgruntled son of Ptolomy in 281 BC.
It began to decline in 190 BC after a first defeat by the Romans and lasted until 64 BC when the last Seleucid king, Antiochus XIII, was murdered by Sampsiceramus, an Arab emir, at the behest of Pompey the Great.
Son of Seleucus I. Coregent 294 - 281 BC; Sole Reign 281 - 261 BC.
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 Flaccus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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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 222 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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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 I92: Isaac (2596 BC - 1775 BC)
2596 BC - 1775 BC 180 years [234]
1957.7 BC: Isaac weaned, probably 2 or 3 years old.
1950.7 BC: Isaac, now 5, mocked (afflicted) by Ishmael.
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 Learn more about 3rd century BC in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Learn more about 3rd century BC in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > 3rd century BC
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
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