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  Wikinfo | List of censors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
230 BC — Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus and Marcus Sempronius Tuditanus
142 BC — Publius Cornelius Scipio Aemilianus and Lucius Mummius Achaicus
125 BC - Gnaeus Servilius Caepio and Lucius Cassius Longinus Ravilla
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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.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Academy/7547/chrono.html   (725 words)

  
 Andhra Dynasty - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
230 bc-ad 230), ruling house in India originating in what is now the state of Andhra Pradesh.
The rulers of the indigenous Andhra dynasty, which came to control the former Sunga dominions in about 27 bc and endured for about 460 years, made...
Sanskrit writings from the 7th century bc, describe the Andhra as Aryans from the north who migrated south of the Vindhya Range and mixed with...
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 Timeline Index - People, Periods, Places, Events...
Pompey (the Great), was a distinguished and ambitious Roman military leader, provincial administrator and politician of the 1st century BC, the period of the Late Republi...
Cicero was born in 106 BC, six years before the birth of Julius Caesar, into a wealthy family, though none of his family served as senators.
Gaius Julius Caesar was born in the year 100 BC into a patrian family who claimed decendancy from the kings of Alba Langa and through them, Aeneas of Troy whose mother wa...
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 Burning of Books: 213 BC
213 BC In 213 BC, all Confucian books were burned save one copy of each which was kept in the Chinese State Library.
Destroying literature and persecuting Confucians was an extension of the original plans to consolidate the Qin dynasty composed by Shi Huang (246-210 BC).
The ban on books was lifted in 191 BC, after the Qin were overthrown by the Han Dynasty.
www.thenagain.info /WebChron/China/BookBurn.html   (430 words)

  
 230 BC
Decades: 280s BC 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC - 230s BC - 220s BC 210s BC 200s BC 190s BC 180s BC
Years: 235 BC 234 BC 233 BC 232 BC 231 BC - 230 BC - 229 BC 228 BC 227 BC 226 BC 225 BC
Hasdrubal succeeds his father-in-law Hamilcar Barca, who had been slain in battle, as ruler of Carthaginian Spain.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/23/230_BC.html   (88 words)

  
 The Great Wall of China
(259-210 BC) was an extraordinary man, a giant in his times, and it would be rash to deny him any of the supernatural powers with which he is credited.
Although King Zheng had ascended the throne in 247 BC, officials from his father's government continued to rule the Qin state until Zheng was declared of age in 238 BC.
In 230 BC Qin defeated Han, the weakest of the states, and within nine years it had conquered the others.
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 232 BC
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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 Blaser Swisslube Inc. - Advanced Fluid for Long-Term Sump Life - New Equipment Digest
BC 230, a high-performance, water-miscible, state-of-the-art semi-synthetic metalworking fluid, is a universal application ideal for machining and grinding of aluminum, cast iron, steel and high-temperature alloys.
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 Caius the Soldier   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
250 BC and entered Rome's Legions in 230 BC at the age 20.
By 210 BC at age 40 he was promoted from the rank of Trilicarius to Centuris or (hastatus prior).
From 207 to 202 BC he served under P. Cornelius Scipio in the Campaiigns against the
mywebpage.netscape.com /geovdh20/Caius_the_soldier.html   (156 words)

  
 Qin Army annihilated over 3.5 million enemy troops - China History Forum, chinese history forum
In 356 BC, the Shang Yang legalist reform caused Qin to be the most powerful states during Warring States period, in terms of political, economic and military strength.
From 356 - 230 BC, Qin army killed over a combined forces of 1.6 million (of the 6 states), gradually consuming the military strength of other states, such that by 230 BC, no other state was a match to challenge the Qin army.
Given the relative populations of Western Europe in 1900, and Central China in 200 BC (remember that the conflict was much mocalised), the lower lethality of weapons, etc.
www.chinahistoryforum.com /index.php?showtopic=12443   (4928 words)

  
 Asia Minor Coins - Cappadocia
The eastern region was largely mountainous, heavily influenced by volcanic activity, and consisted of flatter plains in the west, though situated on high plateaus.
After the fall of the Hittite empire around 1750 BC, Cappadocia was ruled by various invading factions, such as the Phyrgians and Cimmerians.
Under Ariarathes IV, Cappadocia supported Rome in the early 2nd century BC against Perseus of Macedonia, son of Philip V. Having won the faith of the growing power of Rome, the Cappadocians remained on favorable terms with independent status for the next two centuries.
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 Recorded History From Missing Ancient Civilizations
This shaft is currently associated with a star in Orion's belt in the sky around 2500 BC because the layout of the three pyramids matches the layout of the three stars in the constellation (in "The Orion Mystery" by Robert Bauval and Adrian Gilbert).
If there was a disaster in 8100 BC which shifted the pole, causing the latitude of Giza to change from 39 degrees to 30 degrees (neither indicates an equator), then surely the direction for north changed also.
Perhaps the Flood was around 8100 BC or perhaps it was during Gemini around 6000BC at the Black Sea.
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 Andhra Dynasty - Search Results - MSN Encarta
bc-ad 230), Indian ruling house originating in what is now the state of Andhra Pradesh.
The invasions of northern India came in several waves from Central Asia.
Indo-Greeks conquered the northwestern portion of the empire in about 180 bc...
encarta.msn.com /Andhra_Dynasty.html   (109 words)

  
 Aristarchus biography
However, it is not thought that Aristarchus studied with Strato in Athens but rather that he studied with him in Alexandria.
Strato became head of the Lyceum at Alexandria in 287 BC and it is thought that Aristarchus studied with him there starting his studies shortly after that date.
Vitruvius was the author of the important treatise De architectura (On Architecture) and in this work he lists men who have been knowledgeable across all branches of science (see for example [3], [Aristarchus of Samos.
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Biographies/Aristarchus.html   (1584 words)

  
 Gracie Miami: History - Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Grappling Martial Arts School for Self Defense
Consequently, they applied laws of physics such as leverage, momentum, balance, center of gravity, friction, weight transmission and manipulation of the human anatomy’s vital points in order to create a scientific art of self-defense.
In 230 BC the techniques of Jiu-Jitsu arrived in Japan where the wrestling sport called chikara kurabe was developed.
From 230 BC onward, many different schools of Jiu-Jitsu were formed.
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 Chinese Cultural Studies: Han Fei: Selections from The Writings of Han Fei (c. 230 BCE) (via CobWeb/3.1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Legalist writers, to the contrary, emphasized law as governmenst formulative force and advocated a radical restructuring of society in ways that were totally rational and up-to-date.
Legalism reached its apogee in the late third century B.C. in the writings of Han Feizi (Master Han Fei) and the policies of Emperor Qin Shi Huangdi.
Han Fei was a prince of the stare of Han who defected to its chief rival, the state of Qin, but eventually he ran afoul of Qin's chief minister, Li Si (d.
academic.brooklyn.cuny.edu.cob-web.org:8888 /core9/phalsall/texts/hanfei.html   (872 words)

  
 The Helenistic Period of Greek Mathematics
Hipparchus almost concluded the orbit of the earth about the sun to be elliptic through his theory of ``eccentrics" to account for orbital irregularities.
In about 129 B.C., he made a catalogue of 1080 known fixed stars in terms of celestial longitude and latitude.
It is said that in his old age he became blind and committed suicide by starvation.
www.math.tamu.edu /~don.allen/history/helnistc/helnistc.html   (1534 words)

  
 I/47 Illyrians (700 BC - 10 AD)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Grabus (of the Grabaei tribe) came to power in 356 BC and was encouraged by Athens to form alliance with Lysippus of Paeonia and Cetriporis of Thrace against Macedonia.
Agron's brother, Skerdilaidas held the throne from 212-206 BC and faithfully honored the alliance with Rome despite constant attacks from Macedona.
Unofficial Variant: In 385 BC only, four elements of Illyrian auxilia can be exchanged for two elements of Spanish scutarii (2x 3Ax) and two elements of Syracusan hoplites (2x 4Sp) to represent the allies provided by Dionysius I of Syracuse in support of the Illyrian campaign against Epeiros.
www.fanaticus.org /DBA/armies/I47   (2356 words)

  
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In 281 BC Seleukos was assasinated but the kings who followed him maintained friendly relationship with mighty Mauryan emperors for some time (records exist that Antiochus II was in friendly terms with Chandragupta's son Bindusara).
During 151-150 BC, a Seleukid pretender, Alexander Balas, Attalos II of Pergamum, Ariarathes V of Cappadocia, Ptolemy VI and the Roman Senate, arrived in Ake-Ptolemais, to lay claim to the Seleukid throne.
Seleucid monarch, Antiochus III (223-187 BC) carried out the third Greek (first Greek invasion is considered to be by Alexander while second is by Seleucus) invasion of India in 206 BC.
www.med.unc.edu /~nupam/greek1.html   (1794 words)

  
 Chronology of Major Events in Chinese History - China History Forum, chinese history forum
221 BC King Yingzheng (嬴政) of Qin, after conquering the 6 states and unifying China into 1st Imperial Empire, proclaimed himself “Shihuangdi” (始皇帝), which means 1st Emperor.
214 BC Qin’s General Meng Tian (蒙恬) defeated the XiongNu (匈奴)and recovered He Tao region, 44 counties were established.
207 BC Xiangyu defeated and crushed the Qin army at Julu (巨鹿).
www.chinahistoryforum.com /index.php?showtopic=124   (2052 words)

  
 Baktria - Ancient Greek Coins - WildWinds.com
256-239 BC Diodotos I, revolted from the Seleucid empire during reign of Antiochos II Diodotos II, son of Diodotos I
160-155 BC Antimachos II Eukratides I, overthrew the dynasty of Euthydemos and Demetrios I
165-130 BC Menander I Soter, Indo-Greek successor to Apollodotos I in the south
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 ch'in dynasty
y 230 BC the other Warring States had worn themselves down to a remaining six.
As his first act, he bestowed upon himself the title Shihuangdi, or the “First August Emperor.” In this pivotal year of 221 BC, the land took its name from this dynasty, thus the Middle Kingdom became known as China.
On a trip to inspect his kingdom he died, aged forty-nine, in the year 210 BC.
www.ford.utexas.edu /museum/exhibits/China_exhibit/ch'in.htm   (355 words)

  
 Dynasties of China: Qin Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Soon after, he launched a unification campaign from 230 BC to 221 BC.
Finally, in 207 BC, Xiangyu's army inflicted heavy losses on the Qin army; and in the following year, Liu Bang broke Xianyang, the capital of Qin, thus putting an end to the notorious Qin Dynasty.
Finally, Liu Bang defeated Xiangyu in 202 BC and established the Han Dynasty (206 BC - 24 AD), after which he proclaimed himself the emperor of the Han.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/history/qin   (733 words)

  
 Cappadocia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Once part of the Hittite, Persian and Seleucid Empires, it was independent by the middle of the 3rd century BC.
Ariaramnes I (circa 280 - 230 BC (?))
Ariarathes VII was murdered by Mithradates VI of Pontos who placed his 8 year-old son on the Cappadocian throne as Ariarathes IX.
www.grifterrec.com /coins/cappadocia/cappadocian.html   (172 words)

  
 Indo-Greek Kingdoms
More than 40 Greek kings ruled this area until the Bactrian dynasties were overrun by 'Scythian' invaders circa 130 BC, and the Indian kingdoms, lasting about another century, by the Kushans.
Diodotos I and II (circa 250 - 230 BC)
circa 40 - 30 BC Mitchiner ACW 2017-2028
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 Canon BJ 230 - PacificInk.com
Pacific Ink offers cartridges and refill kits for use in your Canon BJ 230.
Refill kit for use with Canon BC-02, BC02, BC 02 inkjet cartridge.
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 Aes Grave - Wikimedia Commons
English: Aes Grave (heavy Bronze) is a latin term indicating cast bronze coins, minted in Rome and in other cities in central Italy, during IV and III century BC
Italiano: Con il termine aes grave (bronzo pesante) gli scrittori romani indicano le monete pesanti in bronzo fuso dei primi tempi della repubblica.
Circa 230-226 BC Circa 230-226 BC edit] Sestans
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 Timeline of Greece with etexts, 322BC to present
200,000 BC to 44 BC: Plautus : Ennius : Cato : Terence : Varro : Julius Caesar
155 BC: leaders of three Greek schools of philosophy (Carneades the Academic, Diogenes the Stoic, and Critolaus the Peripatetic) sent to Rome to appeal a fine [occ434]
c100 BC: Meleager of Alexandria's Stephanos (Garland) 1st large critical anthology of poems (50 poets from as early as 650BC) [extracts]
www.robotwisdom.com /~jorn/science/classical/greece3.html   (716 words)

  
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