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  Ballistic Coefficient
BC is what determines trajectory and wind drift, other factors (velocity among them) being equal.
BC changes with the shape of the bullet and the speed at which the bullet is traveling, while sectional density does not.
This is shown by the smaller difference in BC between the two pointed bullets,.357 for the flat base and.400 for the boat tail.
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 KryssTal : Inventions: 1000 BC to 1 BC
Carthage was destroyed by the Romans in 146 BC.
The Chinese Emperor, Shi Huangdi died in 210 BC and was buried in a large mound outside of modern
Plato (the philosopher from whom the adjective "platonic" is derived) was born in 427 BC; the school he founded was the original Acadamy.
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 Greek Timeline
1,200 BC The Trojan War, civil war, and the fall of the Mycenean.
480 BC Second Persian invasion of Greece, Spartans are defeated at Thermopylae, Athens is occupied by the Persians.
443 - 429 BC Pericles is leader of Athens during the Golden Age.
www.mnsu.edu /emuseum/prehistory/aegean/timeline.html   (213 words)

  
 Romania - History - Colonization - 5th Century BC (500-400 BC)
During the 5th century BC, we see the dominance of two main military societies on the European plains, including the lands within the borders of present-day Romania.
At the beginning of the 5th century BC, in 492 BC, the Persian general Mardonius campaigned in Thrace against the Greeks.
About 480 BC, to protect themselves against marauding Thracians and Scythians, the Greek colonists built a new defensive wall at Istros (or Istria), near the mouth of the Danube.
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 Thucydides Bio: The Online Library of Liberty
Thucydides, who lived during the second half of the fifth century B.C., is considered the greatest of the ancient Greek historians.
His work, The Peloponnesian War, recounts the fifth-century B.C. struggle between Athens and Sparta and is the first piece of historical writing to combine political and ethical reflections with history.
Thucydides was probably born a few years before 460 B.C. and died sometime after the peace of 404.
oll.libertyfund.org /Intros/Thucydides.php   (293 words)

  
 The Story of Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Scholars have inferred that the games in 776 BC were not the first games, but rather the first games held after they were organized into festivals held every four years as a result of a peace agreement between the city-states of Elis and Pisa.
The games were even held in 480 BC during the Persian Wars, and they coincided with the Battle of Thermopylae.
Although the Olympic games were never suspended, the games of 364 BC were not considered Olympic games because the Arkadians had captured the sanctuary and reorganized the games.
www.netguruindia.com /features/articles/olympics1.html   (429 words)

  
 World History 500-400 BC
- According to legend, Rome was founded in 753 B.C. Its traditional founder was Romulus, said to be the son of a princess of Alba Longa.
In 405 B.C., the Athenian fleet was destroyed at Aegospotami.
In 404 B.C., the Spartans finally captured Athens and brought the war to an end.
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 Virtual Egyptian - Engraved mirror, Etruria, 400-300 BC
This pyriform (pear-shaped) Etruscan mirror was probably crafted in Preneste, between 400 and 300 BC and was made in one piece.
Following the Villanovian culture of the ninth century BC, the Etruscan culture emerged around 800 BC among the indigenous population, with perhaps some influence from the East.
Etruscan prosperity declined sharply during the fourth century, as other powers blocked their trade routes: southward with their complete naval defeat against the Greeks at Cumae in 474 BC on the Mediterranean side; northward with the progressive takeover of their outposts in northeastern Italy on the Adriatic.
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 4th century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
4th century BC - Pectoral, from the tomb of a Scythian at Ordzhonikidze, Russia, is made.
323 BC Alexander the Great conquers the Persian Empire, decline and depopulation of Ancient Greece with massive migration towards the conquered lands.
Philip II of Macedonia (born 382, reigned 359–336 BC).
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 Thucydides information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Thucydides (between 460 and 455 BC–circa 400 BC, Greek Θουκυδίδης, Thoukudídês) was an ancient Greek historian, and the author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th century BC war between Sparta and Athens.
In 424 BC he was appointed strategos (general), and given command of a squadron of seven ships, stationed at Thasos, probably because of his connections to the area.
During the winter of 424/3 BC, the Spartan general Brasidas attacked Amphipolis, a half-day's sail west from Thasos on the Thracian coast.
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 Thucydides (460-400 BC); a short biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Thucydides the son of Olorus was born probably about 460 BC and died about the year 400 BC.
When the Peloponnesian War broke out in 431 B.C Thucydides probably took part in some of its early actions.
When the various parts of the history were composed, which of these he revised, and whether their chronological inconsistencies are due to later editing - these questions are still unsolved.
www.ourcivilisation.com /decline/thcydds.htm   (194 words)

  
 Channel 4 - History - 1000 BC-AD 400
The story of the ruler who unified China in the 3rd century BC, built the Great Wall and left us the Terracotta Army in his necropolis.
In the 1st century BC, a slave threatened the power of Rome as his tiny band of gladiators grew into a great revolutionary army.
Herod, king of the Jews, is said to have ordered the murder of thousands of babies – the ‘slaughter of the innocents’ – just to kill the infant Jesus.
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 Newsletter- Nehru Centre
400 BC - 350 BC: Plato, Aristotle in Greece.
384-BC: Birth of Aristotle, philosopher (Dies in 322 BC).
Caesar is appointed governor of Gaul (58 BC)
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 Ancient History Timeline: 500-1 BC - History for Kids!
Around 500 BC, the city-states of Italy and Greece began experimenting with governmental forms.
By 400 BC, the Athenians had lost their empire and became much weaker.
In the 200's BC the Romans took over the Phoenician colonies in the southern Mediterranean, and then during the 100's they were able to take over the kingdoms of West Asia and Egypt as well.
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 coins of ancient China - 255 BC to AD 221.
It is commonly accepted that in 221 BC, at the time of the unification, Ch'in introduced the Pan (pronounced "Ban") Liang coinage, discontinuing knife and spade coinage.
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.
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 400 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Artaxerxes II King of Persia appoints Tissaphernes to take over all the districts in Asia Minor over which Artaxerxes II’s brother Cyrus had been governor before his revolt.
Aspasia of Miletus, widow of Pericles of Athens dies.
6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC
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 Judea from 400 BC to 100 AD
Describe the political situation in Judea from 400 BC to 100 AD.
The political situation in Judah during 400 B.C. to 100 A.D. was tremulous and a tinderbox ready to combust into a spark which brought the Gospel around the world.
Even though Herod helped restore the temple (around 20 BC) he was disliked by the Jewish people who referred to him as “the Idumæan slave.” (Sacher p.
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 Cioffi-Revilla and Landman Data
Stone cobble platforms (Gordon sub-complex) are constructed containing 47 burials in Sepulturas Group during Middle Preclassic, Uir-phase 900—400 BC.
A possible hiatus in evidence of settlement occurs in the Later Preclassic, 400 BC—AD 100.
400; other major construction and temple structures during ca.
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 Chapter 26: The Great Documents of the Persian Period (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The disc immediately below is a shield boss which was probably mounted in the center of the shield, and the indentation barely visible on the lower edge may have been made from the blow of an axe similar to the one shown in the lower right hand corner.
The foundation stones of the Mosque are Herodian (first century B.C.), indicating the long history of veneration of the spot.
It should be noted that the numbering of the Psalms in the LXX differs slightly from the Hebrew because in the LXX Pss.
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 Praxiteles: 400-330 BC
400-330 BC Sculpture was a very important aspect of Greek culture.
Praxiteles's career spanned from the 370s to the 340s BC (during the latter end of the Hellenic Period into the Hellenistic Period of Greece).
Praxiteles was either the son or a close relative of the great sculptor Kephisodotos.
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 River Valley Empires: 3200 BC- AD 400
The earliest empires were centered on river valleys where intensified agriculture had developed.
2600-2500 BC: Harappan Civilization is at its height
The Early Chinese Civilization: 2205 BC- AD 220
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 Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery - Home > Cyprus
Lapethos (BC 6th-5th cent) Stater5 viewsLate 6th-early 5th cent BC.
Kition (BC 430) Stater - Azbaal0 viewsca 449-425 BC.
Salamis (BC 411-373) Stater/Double Siglos - Evagoras I3 viewsEvagoras I, King of Salamis, 411-374/3 BC.
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 Atlas: Kaali Meteorite impact induced Ecological catastrophe 800—400 BC, as revealed by pollen, XRD, LOI and 14C ...
An intriguing topic in connection with fire is the burning of Asva fortified settlement 800—400 BC.
The disappearance of cereals suggests that farming, cultivation and possibly human habitation in the region ceased for a period.
The horizon with impact microspherules is dated back to about 6270—6500 BC (Raukas, 2000) and the one with elevated Ir to about 400 BC (Rasmussen et al., 2000).
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 Pre-Reformation History of the Bible
The first recorded instance of God’s Word being written down, was when the Lord Himself wrote it down in the form of ten commandments on the stone tablets delivered to Moses at the top of Mount Sinai.
Tyndale would certainly be qualified to make such a statement, as he was so fluent in eight languages, that it was said you would have thought any one of them to be his native tongue.
The church capitalized on this forced-ignorance through the 1,000 year period from 400 AD to 1,400 AD knows as the “Dark and Middle Ages”.
www.greatsite.com /timeline-english-bible-history/pre-reformation.html   (1554 words)

  
 eBay - bc 400, Antiquities Classical, Amer., Coins Ancient items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
400 BC Greek Coin Satrap of Persia Horseback Labyrinth
The Emergence of Greek Democracy, 800-400 BC Forrest,
Rare silver 1/8th shatamana from Gandhara, 500-400 BC
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 CMA Exhibition Feature : Enthroned Female Divinity (about 450-400 BC)
In the Classical period, craftsmen employed multiple molds in order to produce structurally complex terracotta statuettes.
These figures were more elaborate than those created earlier in the 6th century BC.
Paint once highlighted her facial features, garments, and attributes, like the phiale (shallow bowl) and cista (small box) she holds.
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 400 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
400 BC The Quraysh—an Arabic tribe descended from Abraham—gained control of the Ka’bah in Mecca.
As guardians of the Holy House, the great center of pilgrimage for all Arabia, along with the nearby Well of Zamzam, the Quraysh ranked higher in dignity than any other Arab tribe.
The last words she heard him speak were Sura 4.69, after which he lost consciousness and died.
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 Ancient Egyptian Ushabti, 1500-400 BC
Ancient Egyptian Ushabti, 1500-400 BC MEASUREMENTS: Height 4 1/8 inches (10,5 cm).
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 artnet.com: Resource Library: Kanachos (ii)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Pliny (Natural History XXXIV.i) placed him in the 95th Olympiad (400–397 BC) as a contemporary of the sculptors Naukydes, Deinomenes and Patrokles.
At Olympia Kanachos made a statue of Bukelos, the first Sikyonian to win the boys’ boxing competition in the Olympic games; this was probably an idealized athlete in the Classical style, rather than a true portrait.
Kanachos collaborated with Patrokles in creating a victory monument at Delphi to commemorate the battle at Aigispotomoi (404 BC), consisting of 10 statues of the victorious naval officers.
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 Sigma BC 400 Reviews, Specs and Shopping   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Buy and Sell the Sigma BC 400 from our Classifieds.
I have the bc 401, which is the 400 with a button.
I have had a good experience with the BC 400.
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