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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 333 BC
NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 333 BC The fourteen unhappiest countries are all in Eastern Europe.
It still stood in the palace of the former kings of Phrygia at Gordium in the 4th century BC when Alexander arrived, at which point Phrygia had been reduced to a satrapy of the Persian Empire.
In 333 BC, wintering at Gordium, Alexander attempted to untie the knot.
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 Greek Timeframe
c1200 BC Destruction of Cretan palaces and of Priam's city at Troy (Ilium).
384 BC Aristotle, student of Plato, is born.
332 BC Alexander the Great of Macedonia defeats Persians at Issus in 333 BC and is given Egypt by the Persian Satrap.
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 FORGOTTEN EMPIRE the world of Ancient Persia | Destruction & Legacy | End of Empire
The Graeco-Persian Wars of 490-480/79 BC inflicted much destruction on Greece and their ultimate victory was against all the odds.
He invaded the Persian Empire in 334 BC and defeated the armies of Darius III at the River Granicus.
In 331 BC Alexander turned his attention to the heartlands of the Persian Empire and defeated Darius III's army at Gaugamela in northern Iraq.
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 BCGEU
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  337 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
337 BC Centuries: 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC
Decades: 380s BC - 370s BC - 360s BC - 350s BC - 340s BC - 330s BC - 320s BC - 310s BC - 300s BC - 290s BC - 280s BC
Years: 342 BC - 341 BC - 340 BC - 339 BC - 338 BC - 337 BC - 336 BC - 335 BC - 334 BC - 333 BC - 332 BC
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 Gordian Knot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It still stood in the palace of the former kings of Phrygia at Gordium in the 4th century BC when Alexander arrived, at which point Phrygia had been reduced to a satrapy of the Persian Empire.
In 333 BC, wintering at Gordium, Alexander attempted to untie the knot.
When he could find no end to the knot, to unbind it, he sliced it in half with a stroke of his sword, producing the required ends (the so-called "Alexandrian solution").
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 Phoenicians, Phoenix legend, history
Around 2800 BC Canaanites traded cedar timber, olive oil and wine from Byblos for metals and ivory from Egypt.
The Canaanites who inhabited that area were called Phoenicians by the Greeks (from the Greek word phoinos, meaning ‘red’) in a reference to the unique purple dye the Phoenicians produced from murex seashells.
The Phoenician king Hiram of Tyre (989-936 BC) built a palace for David and two palaces and a temple for Solomon.
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 Achaimenid Persia
The Persian Empire was founded in 550/49 BC when Kyros II, a descendant of Achaimenes, overthrew his distant relative, Astyages, the king of the Median Empire.
The heirs of Artaxerxes, Xerxes II (424-423 BC) and Dareios II Nothos (423-404 BC) were not particularly skilled rulers and their mismanagement led to a variety of revolts in Syria, Lydia and Media.
Dareios' western satraps were unable to hold back the enemy at the Granaikos River in 334 BC and the Great King personally lost to Macedonian arms at both Issos (333 BC) and Gaugamela (331 BC) despite his numerical superiority.
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 Learn more about 4th century BC in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
Learn more about 4th century BC in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > 4th century BC
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
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 ancient Greek civilization --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
From the 3rd millennium BC to the beginning of the Christian Era, forms of prayer changed little among the Assyrians and Babylonians and their descendants.
The oldest forms are composed of hymns and litanies to the moon goddess Sin and to the god Tammuz.
The Greece that Poe praised was primarily Athens during its golden age in the 5th century BC.
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 Victoria BC Lodging .Com - List of Victoria BC Lodgings
Victoria BC Lodging.Com offers the largest selection of Victoria BC lodgings online, a comprehensive list of Victoria BC lodgings, hotels, motels, resorts, bb's, vacation rentals, and hostels, with street address, including phone number and link to web site (where applicable).
Most of these lodgings are located close to Victoria BC ferries, in downtown Victoria, or within minutes of downtown, and Victoria BC attractions.
Victoria BC Lodging is user friendly, quick loading, designed to help you find places to stay in Victoria BC fast and easily.
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 336 BC - Encyclopedia, History and Biography
336 BC Centuries: 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC
341 BC 340 BC 339 BC 338 BC 337 BC - 336 BC - 335 BC 334 BC 333 BC 332 BC 331 BC
The article about 336 BC contains information related to 336 BC, Events, Births and Deaths.
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 330s BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
Years: 339 BC 338 BC 337 BC 336 BC 335 BC 334 BC 333 BC 332 BC 331 BC 330 BC
Alexander the Great leads the army of Macedon in a successful campaign to conquer the Persian Empire.
It uses material from the wikipedia article 330s BC.
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 332 BC - Encyclopedia, History and Biography
332 BC Centuries: 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC
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The article about 332 BC contains information related to 332 BC.
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 Alexander Mosaic - Art History Online Reference and Guide
200 BC, is preserved in the Museo Archeologico Nazionale, in Naples, Italy.
It depicts the battle of Issus (333 BC) between Alexander the Great and Darius III of Persia.
Apparently the mosaic is a copy of a fresco from the fourth century BC, by the painter Philoxenos of Eretria.
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 Iranian History: The Dashing Iranian Army
The battle at Issus in 333 BC between the Persian Army and the Macedonians led by Alexander was a decisive blow to Darius III.
At this battle a number of units normally loyal to the Persians switched sides.
Darius III and Spearbearers, c333 BC The Persian Elite Regiment of Immortals, c333 BC
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Alexander was born in 356 BC at Pella, the capital of Macedon, a kingdom north of Hellas (Greece).
The decisive battle of Chaeronea in 338 BC brought all the Greek city-states except Sparta under Philip's leadership.
Alexander's army and a huge force led by Darius III of Persia met at Issus in October 333 BC.
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 Cyprus History through the Ages
The Phoenician-led Renaissance and Assyrian rule on the island.
Time of the city-kingdoms despite the island being ruled by a succession of foreign countries for much of the period (Assyrians, from 709 BC; Egyptians, from c.570 BC; and Persians, from 545 BC).
Iron Age - Cypro-Classical Period sees the Persian occupation and the rule of the island and the duel between the city kingdoms of Kition and Salamis.
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 HI01 Web Gallery
Constructed around 100 BC, this mosaic was found in Pompeii, Italy.
Most art historians believe it constitutes a fairly accurate copy of a mosaic made by Philoxenos of Eretria around 310 BC.
Using tiny pieces of stone and glass, the mosaic represents the decisive moment during the Battle of Issus (333 BC) when Darius decided to flee the field in his chariot, causing the entire Persian army to panic and retreat.
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 333
Years: 328 329 330 331 332 - 333 - 334 335 336 337 338
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 332 BC Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
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 Darius III on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
330 BC, king of ancient Persia (336-330 BC).
A cousin of Artaxerxes III, he was raised to the throne by the eunuch Bagoas, who had murdered both Artaxerxes and his son, Arses; Darius in turn murdered Bagoas.
When Alexander the Great invaded Persia, Darius was defeated in the battle of Issus (333 BC) and again in the battle of Gaugamela near Arbela (331 BC).
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 Bible Prophecy Numbers: 1260 days, 1290 days, 1335 days, 1260 years.
From the seven-year famine of Joseph (1878-1871 BC), until the exodus in 1446 BC are
years; and again from the seven-year famine of Joseph in 1878-1871 BC unto the fall of Israel in 722 BC are
years; and again from the seven-year famine of Joseph in 1878-1871 BC unto the fall of Assyria in 612 BC are
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 Abbeys Bookshop - Alexander the Great: His Armies and Campaigns 334-333 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
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Upon the assassination of his father King Philip II in the summer of 336 BC - while making plans for an invasion of Persia - Alexander took over the reigns of power of a now united Greece.
When he led his combined Macedonian and Greek army into Asia a year later he began the greatest career of military conquest in world history.
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 Volleyball Swept by Notre Dame :: Kristin Sprinkel leads BC with a .333 hitting percentage
BC drops to 9-13 overall while Notre Dame ups their record to 9-10 and 5-1 in the BIG EAST.
BC's sophomore setter Kyleen Charlton(Tampa, FL) recorded 23 assists in the match, setting up many of sophomore outside-hitter Julia El-Hag's(Bedford, NY) team-high 11 kills.
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 Bed and Breakfast in Victoria BC, Canada - Fisher House B&B on Vancouver Island
Bed and Breakfast in Victoria BC on Vancouver Island, Canada - info@fisherhousevictoria.com
Fisher House Bed and Breakfast in Victoria BC, is located in the James Bay area, minutes to the city centre and nearby BC Parliment Building and museum.
From: Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal, Victoria International Airport, Washington State Ferry, Sydney BC (a 35 minute drive)
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 Zeno of Citium (333 BC-264 BC) : Library of Congress Citations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
Zeno of Citium (333 BC-264 BC) : Library of Congress Citations
Series: Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle LC Call No.: PA4500.Z3 1973 Dewey No.: 187 ISBN: 0405048548 Notes: Reprint of the 1891 ed.
334-262/261 B.C., sometimes also called Zeno the Phoenician, founder of the Stoic philosophy, native of Citium, Cyprus) Control No.: n 50061829
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 The Ultimate 334 BC - American History Information Guide and Reference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
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 Judaism in the Greek Period from the Rise of Alexander the Great to the Intervention of Rome (333 to 63 BC).
Judaism in the Greek Period from the Rise of Alexander the Great to the Intervention of Rome (333 to 63 BC).
BOX, G. Judaism in the Greek Period from the Rise of Alexander the Great to the Intervention of Rome (333 to 63 BC).
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 333 BC - Definition up Erdmond.Com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
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The Aegean, birthplace of Western civilization: History of East Greek art and culture, 1050-333 BC (City library series)
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