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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
B.C. It seems to have been somewhere about this date that Aeneas the Stymphalian,[1] who had become general of the Arcadians, finding that the state of affairs in Sicyon was intolerable, marched up with his army into the acropolis.
B.C. The employment of the sacred treasures of the temple by the Arcadian magistrates[29] as a means of maintaining the Eparitoi[30] aroused protest.
B.C. The oaths were ratified; and amongst those who swore to them were included not only the parties immediately concerned, but the men of Tegea, and the Theban general himself, who was inside Tegea with three hundred heavy infantry of the Boeotians.
www.4english.cn /works/Academic%20Readings/X/Xenophon(ca.430-354BC)/Hellenica/book07.txt   (13585 words)

 Room XXI
Hydria of the Painter of Berlin, 490 BC, cat.
Krater by the Painter of the Phiale of Boston, from Vulci, 440-430 BC, cat.
Hydria by the Painter of the Phiale of Boston, from Vulci, 440-430 BC, cat.
mv.vatican.va /3_EN/pages/MGE/MGE_Sala21.html   (121 words)

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B.C. On their arrival in Asia, Thibron further collected contingents from the Hellenic cities on the continent; for at this time the word of a Lacedaemonian was law.
B.C. This being so, Dercylidas advanced into Bithynian Thrace, and there spent the winter; nor did Pharnabazus exhibit a shadow of annoyance, since the Bithynians were perpetually at war with himself.
B.C. Whilst such was the conduct of affairs in Asia under the guidance of Dercylidas, the Lacedaemonians at home were at the same time no less busily employed with other matters.
www.4english.cn /works/Academic%20Readings/X/Xenophon(ca.430-354BC)/Hellenica/book03.txt   (9986 words)

 Phormio - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Later in 432 BC he shared command of the Athenian fleet with Thucydides and Hagnon against Samos.
In 431 BC he led 1600 Athenians against Chalcidice, along with Perdiccas of Macedon.
In 430 BC he led the Athenian fleet sent to help Ambracia and Acarnania at the Battle of Potidaea.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Phormio   (267 words)

Four of these are the familiar weekend tournaments: the Winter Sectional in late January, the Spring Sectional in late Spring, the Evergreen Sectional in early September, and the Round-Up Sectional in early November.
Unit 430 invites all clubs in District 19 to particpate and large overall awards are available for each session, Monday to Sunday, afternoon or evening.
Vancouver BC The first thing on arrival on this site you are told when you arrived and what time it is in Vancouver.
www.d19.org /units/Unit430   (584 words)

 490 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Phidippides runs 40 kilometers from Marathon to Athens to announce the news of the Athenian victory; origin of the marathon long-distance race.
Phidias, Greek sculptor (+ circa 430 BC) (estimated date).
Zeno of Elea, Greek philosopher (+ circa 430 BC) (estimated date).
www.lexington-fayette.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/490_BC   (179 words)

 Peloponnesian War: 431-404 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
431-404 BC The Peloponnesian War was the major contest in the struggle for hegemony in Greece.
While there have been many larger and more decisive wars in history, this war continues to fascinate because of the striking contrasts between the two major participants, Athens and Sparta, and because Thucydides made this war the subject of one of the first great pieces of historical writing.
431 BC: Peloponnesian war begins; Athens and the Delian League vs. Sparta and the Pelopennesian League.
www.northpark.edu /history/WebChron/Mediterranean/Peloponnesian.html   (80 words)

 Museum of Classical Archaeology guidebook   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In the front view the drapery clings damply to the flesh and has the effect of nudity; over the figure's right thigh a series of curving ridges ("modelling lines") stress the roundness of the limb so that it looks still rounder than the naked left thigh.
The original, made about 440 BC, was of bronze and the most famous work of Polykleitos.
The composition is still four-square, designed principally for front and side views, but the proportions and the pose have been planned thoughtfully, so that none of the major axes of the figure are strictly vertical or horizontal.
www.classics.cam.ac.uk /Museum/guidehighclass.html   (763 words)

 Bambooweb: Herodotus
Respect for his accuracy has increased in the last half century, however, and he is now recognized not only as a pioneer in history but in ethnography and anthropology as well.
The first six books end with the defeat of the Persians in 490 B.C. at the Battle of Marathon, which was the first setback to their imperial progress.
The Histories end with the year 479 B.C., when the Persian invaders were wiped out at the Battle of Plataea and the frontier of the Persian Empire receded to the Aegean coastline of Asia Minor.
www.bambooweb.com /articles/h/e/Herodotus.html   (837 words)

 Kerameikon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - TESTVERSION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The "inner Kerameikos" was the former "potter's quarter" of the city and the "outer Kerameikos" covers the cemetery and the also the "demosion sema" (a public burial monument) where Pericles delivered his funeral oration in 431 BC.
A plague pit and approximately 1000 tombs from the 4th and 5th century BC were discovered during excavations for a subway station just outside the cemetery.
Thucydides describes the panic caused by the plague, which struck Athens and Sparta in 430 BC, lasting for two years, killing a third of the population.
www.wissen-im-web.net /wiki/Kerameikon   (213 words)

 Athens, Classical period - Klytaemnestra murders Kassandra, 430 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Athens, Classical period - Klytaemnestra murders Kassandra, 430 BC
Kassandra, daughter of Priam and lover of Agamemnon, who brought her to Argos
from Troy, attic red figure cup, 430 BC.
www.sikyon.com /Athens/Classic/amphrc_eg07.html   (30 words)

 Differences in Chronology Reveals Design, Part 2
The (MT) 430 and (LXX) 190 of Ezk.
Thus, the bible numbers given to us by Ezekiel are yet another indication that the total 405-year chronological gap between the NT and the MT is intentional because both the 430 and the 190 of Ezekiel form an integral part of the 405-year chronological gap.
This 405-yr gap, therefore, is one-tenth of the 40 day/years of Ezk.
www.netrover.com /~numbers/Bible-Chronology.margin.part.2.htm   (2635 words)

 430s BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Centuries: 6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC
439 BC 438 BC 437 BC 436 BC 435 BC 434 BC 433 BC 432 BC 431 BC 430 BC
The Peloponnesian War begins between Sparta and Athens and their allies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/430s_BC   (94 words)

 SculptureCredits1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It is divided into five sections covering an Introduction and the four main periods and styles of Classical sculpture from the 8th century BC to 2nd century AD.
All images are taken from the Cast Collection and further information concerning the casts and the sculpture from which they were made can be obtained by clicking on the cast number in the associated web page.
Probably to be restored as a figure of the dejected Ajax, holding his sword and contemplating suicide.
www.beazley.ox.ac.uk /Credits/SculptureCredits/Sculpturecredits1.htm   (1396 words)

 Second Key Concept
That is, similar major events, such as the Exodus of 1446 BC and the exile at the fall of Jerusalem in 586 BC, connect with each other by intervals of 360, 430, or 490 years, all of which are foundational biblical numbers, (Ezekiel 4, Daniel 9).
Another 430 x 2 years later was the fall of Jerusalem in 586 BC, when Israel went again back into Egypt (and Babylon).
The linking of Exodus events with those of the 586 BC Exile, along with its '430' days and years, is also a major theme in the book of Ezekiel.
www.1260-1290-days-bible-prophecy.org /con-2-bible-prophecy.htm   (844 words)

 Zeno Of Elea --  Encyclopædia Britannica
430 BC), Greek philosopher and mathematician, whom Aristotle called the inventor of dialectic.
He is especially known for his paradoxes that contributed to the development of logical and mathematical rigour and that were insoluble until the development of precise concepts of continuity and infinity.
The story is pure legend, but it does reflect the fact that Parmenides was the first philosopher to use an extended argument for his views, rather than merely proposing a vision of reality.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9078321   (786 words)

It is said of Phidias that he alone had seen the exact image of the gods and that he revealed it to man. He established forever general conceptions of Zeus and Athena.
The ancient writers considered Phidias' Zeus, completed about 430, for the Temple of Zeus at Olympia to be his masterpiece; this colossal statue is now considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
In other words, Phidias may be called the initiator of the idealistic, classical style that distinguishes Greek art in the later 5th and the 4th centuries.
www.ce.berkeley.edu /~filippou/Research/Fedeas/pheidias.htm   (628 words)

 Key to signs of the times-2
Well, 1989 BC symbolic year is 1290 x 2 (430 x 6) from its literal date of 592 BC---in the mirror.
This means that from the literal 592 BC to the end of Ezekiel's call, symbolically understood as 2419 BC, is, in the mirror, 7 x 430 day/years.
Moreover, 2426 BC, less 490 x 2 (of Daniel 9) is 1446 BC (the Exodus), and 2426 BC less 490 x 5 (or 50 Jubilees) = 25 to 32 AD, (Jesus' ministry and death, etc.).
www.bible-codes.org /bible-numbers-revelation-key2.htm   (1415 words)

 The Pre-Socratics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The first of the ancient philosophers (at least the first recorded) was Thales (c.636-c.546 BC) who, with his younger contemporaries Anaximander (c.611-547 BC) and Anaximenes (c.585-528 BC), wondered what everything was made of.
A more familiar name, especially to students of mathematics, is that of Pythagoras (c.582-c.507 BC), who believed that the essence of things was "number and figure." He believed that mathematics purified the soul, and started a quaint little religious sect of mystical-mathematical holy-rollers.
Empedocles (c.495-c.435 BC) devised an interesting theory of elements--earth, air, fire, and water--as the basic changeless stuff of which changeable things were made.
people.uncw.edu /stanleym/bewitch/pre-socratics.html   (726 words)

 Contemporaries 800 BC-AD 600, Greek Mythology Link.
Theban strategist, killed in battle in 362 BC.
Known as Fulgentius Mythographus, he was influential during the Middle Ages, when his "Mitologiarum libri tres" explained the myths by etymology and allegorism.
Gladiator who led a revolt of slaves in 73-71 BC.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Contemporaries.html   (550 words)

 M. Luz Presocratics 11
He grew up under the leadership of Pericles (495-429 BC), saw the foundation of Athenian democracy and its corruption under the demagogues (429-422), its defeat by the Spartans (404 BC) and its collapse under the tyrants (404-403).
His defence of the law that the admirals each deserved a legal trial was interpreted by the mob as anti-democratic but he stood up for the law in even unpopular decisions.
It is is possible that the original Socrates shared many of the views expressed by his pupils, but several of his pupils reflect specific interests of their own although some of them presented their own philosophy as a direct development of his.
research.haifa.ac.il /~mluz/Access/PhilLect11.html   (3163 words)

 Who are the Chaldeans?
By the fall of the Assyrian Empire (612 B.C.) and Babylonian (Chaldean) Empire (539 B.C.), Mesopotamia and the lower valley of the Tigris-Euphrates were still predominantly pagan.
The following century (2006- 1894 B.C.) was characterized by the immigration of a wave of Amorites from the West of Euphrates, that came and settled in the plains between the Two Rivers, when they established several small kingdoms in the cities of Eissen, Larsa and Ishnuna, until the establishment in Babel of a new dynasty.
In 627 B.C., Nabupalassar with the help of Chaldean tribes became king of Babylon, declared independence from Assyria, and allied himself with the Medees, causing the collapse of the Assyrian empire and the fall of Nineveh in 612 B.C., and then he expanded the rule of Babylon over all of Mesopotamia and beyond.
www.chaldeansonline.net /chald.html   (5915 words)

 Mystery Babylon Revealed: Article-Overview Of The Bible   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Time Period: 970 - 586 BC Date Written: Compiled between 700 – 430 BC Theme: Recounting the events of Kings, focusing on the kings of Judah.
Recounts how a Jewish woman comes to be queen of the empire, her battles against the political maneuvers of the enemies of the Jews, and how she is successful in saving the Jews in the empire from extermination.
Time Period: 586 BC Date Written: Shortly after 586 BC Theme: The heart-felt anguish of a man with a broken heart over the sin of his people and the destruction of his nation.
www.mystery-babylon.us /otbible_1.html   (1451 words)

 CMA Exhibition Feature : Statuette of a Dancing Woman (about 450-430 BC)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Traces of a pin at the back of this bronze statuette from the Greek city of Locri indicates that it was once attached to another object, perhaps an article of furniture or a large vessel.
The feet are set at different levels, so it did not rest on a base.
The naturalism of the face and animated, dancing pose of the figure point to a date in the second half of the 5th century BC.
www.clemusart.com /exhibcef/mgtampa/khtml/4743944.html   (120 words)

VICTORIA – The Province announced it has selected CN as the successful proponent for a new BC Rail Investment Partnership that will generate $1 billion in investment for B.C., help to revitalize the BC Rail system and create opportunities for economic development and job creation in the North.
This will reduce costs for shippers, improve their competitiveness, generate stronger demand for B.C. products, and foster more secure jobs in the forest sector.
BC Rail and CN are issuing a request for proposals to develop new tourist-passenger train services in B.C., through partnerships with third-party operators.
www2.news.gov.bc.ca /nrm_news_releases/2003OTP0103-001046.htm   (788 words)

 Ancient Authors
He built the Labyrinth in the Arsinoite Nome as a tomb for himself.
When the king died the government was recovered by Egyptians and they appointed a native king Mendes, whom some call Mares.
Generally it is said that the king conceived their tomb on such an expensive and prodigious scale that if they had not been deposed before its completion, they would not have been able to give their successors any opportunity to surpass them in architectural feats.
www.casa.ucl.ac.uk /digital_egypt/hawara/bibliography_old.html   (1426 words)

 430 BC Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Chalice-shaped krater
The introduction of a subdued polychromy on the white background of the vases in some way reflects in pottery decoration the parallel developments of the painting of the same time, both of walls and on easels.
From the chalice-shaped krater of the Painter of the Phiale of Boston, pupil of the Painter of Achilles, who worked between 450 and 425 BC circa, there clearly emerges a painting style that is by now not easy to express with the red-figures alone.
However the master is an expert in the latter technique, as can be seen from other vases.
mv.vatican.va /3_EN/pages/x-Schede/MGEs/MGEs_Sala21_03_066.html   (161 words)

 Phidias --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Cresilas was a contemporary of Phidias and one of the sculptors in a competition at Ephesus about 440 BC.
His entry, a figure of a wounded Amazon, is ascribed to him from its resemblance in style to his head of Pericles.
The figures of the 7th and 6th centuries BC lack life and movement; their faces wear the frozen smile peculiar to archaic sculpture.
www.britannica.com /eb/article?tocId=9059633   (662 words)

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