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  Gallic Wars information - Search.com
The Gallic Wars were a series of wars fought between the Romans and the people of Gaul during the mid-first century BC, culminating in the Battle of Alesia in 52 BC which resulted in the expansion of the Roman Republic across Gaul.
In 57 BC he once again intervened in an intra-Gallic conflict, marching against the Belgae, who inhabited the area roughly bounded by modern-day Belgium and had recently attacked a tribe allied with Rome.
Caesar took his forces across the Rhine in 55 BC in a punitive expedition against the Germans, though the Suebi, against whom the expedition was mounted, were never engaged in battle.
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 Roman Timeline of the First Century BC   (Site not responding. Last check: )
84 BC The new Italian citizens enfranchised by the lex Julia, lex Pompeia and lex Papiria are redistributed throughout all thirty-five tribes of Rome.
75 BC Caecilius Metellus Pius annihilates the army of the Sertorian lieutenant Lucius Hirtuleius at the Battle of Segovia.
68 BC Julius Caesar marries Pompeia Sulla, the granddaughter of Sulla and a relative of Gn.
www.unrv.com /empire/roman-timeline-1st-century.php   (2481 words)

  
 Gionta sparks BC - The Boston Globe
But BC scored with 1:37 left in the second period to halve UMass's lead, netted the tying goal at 2:52 of the third, and Stephen Gionta buried a breakaway at 10:32 of overtime to give BC (22-6-7) a 3-2 win over the Minutemen (13-22-2) in the opener of the best-of-three quarterfinal series.
At 2:52, BC tied the game when Brian Boyle took a pass from Eaves at the right circle and lifted a shot that ticked off Winer, hopped over the goalie, and bounced over the goal line.
BC dominated the third period, sending 17 shots on the Minuteman net.
www.boston.com /sports/colleges/mens_hockey/articles/2005/03/12/gionta_sparks_bc   (660 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 52 BC
NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 52 BC Russia produces more natural gas than the next six countries combined, and has over a quarter of the world's proven gas reserves.
Encyclopedia > 52 BC Updated 1010 days 4 hours 29 minutes ago.
Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
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 Athena Review 1,4: Caesar's Campaigns in Gaul
Caesar's father was a brother-in-law of the Consul Marius, victor of the Cimbro-Teutonic campaigns of 109-101 BC, and later defeated by Sulla in 82 BC.
In 59 BC Caesar was elected to a consulship and given command of Cisalpine Gaul and Illyricum for an unprecedented term of five years.
After a few skirmishes at the end of 54 BC, Caesar spent all of 53 BC subduing the resurgent Belgae and other rebellious tribes in the north such as the Nervii, Menapii, and Treveri near the Rhine, as well as the Senones and Carnutes.
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 Clodius
- 52 BC Clodius Pulcher is one of the most colorful characters from the annals of Rome's history.
It is said that he and his sister Clodia changed the spelling of their names from Claudius to disassociate themselves from the aristocratic branch of their family and its respectable roots.
52 BC On January 18, Clodius, now a candidate for the praetorship, was murdered by Milo while travelling on the Appian Way.
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 Cicero - WCD (Wiki Classical Dictionary)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC – 7 December 43 BC), known occasionally in English by the byname Tully, was a Roman statesman, orator and writer of the late Republican period, closely associated with the conservative optimate faction.
As praetor in 66 BC he made his first major political speech—ironically in opposition to the optimates—when he spoke in favour of Pompey's appointment to the command in the East against Mithradates of Pontus.
In 58 BC Publius Clodius Pulcher, who bore a grudge against Cicero for the evidence the latter had given against him at his trial for profanity in 61 BC, was elected tribune of the plebs.
www.ancientlibrary.com /wcd/Cicero   (1364 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Clodius   (Site not responding. Last check: )
BC, Roman matron, famous among the ancient Romans for her beauty; sister of Publius Clodius.
61 BC, Roman matron, wife of Julius Caesar, daughter of Quintus Pompeius Rufus and granddaughter of Sulla.
She married Caesar in 67 BC and was divorced in 61 BC, because of an intrigue with Clodius while celebrating the mysteries of Bona Dea.
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 The Heights
With the successful week under their belts, BC has gone a long way toward improving its position with regard to the upcoming NCAA Tournament, while at the same time allowing the Eagles to gain ground on Rutgers and Villanova in the Big East standings.
On Saturday, BC traveled to the Peterson Events Center to face Pittsburg in a Big East battle and came away with an impressive victory, winning by a score of 78-52.
Pittsburgh was just one for 10 from the three-point line as well, while BC sunk five of 11 from behind the arc.
www.bcheights.com /home/index.cfm?event=displayArticle&ustory_id=aa048371-c5d7-4fce-878c-3440869c5d1d   (465 words)

  
 Chaco Digital Initiative
Chandler's typed student paper on the agricultural fields at Bc 53 consists of a discussion of rainfall, drainage and run-off, and prehistoric and contemporary Pueblo irrigation techniques.
Johns' Bc 52 field notes on the UNM excavations of Kiva B at Bc 52 and the sites of Bc 55 and Bc 56 (Aug. 4-Aug. 22, 1941) contain handwritten text, sketched plans and profiles of all three sites [CDI Accession no. 000642] 9 pages.
Foster's field notes on the 1941 UNM excavatios at Bc 52 (Rooms 21 ans 22), Bc 53 (Roon 3, 17, Kiva D), and Bc 56 consists of handwritten tex, sketched plans and profiles.
www.chacoarchive.org /cdi_bc53.html   (3513 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/50s BC
Foundation of the kingdom of Silla in Korea by Bak Hyeokgeose (57 BC)
Battle of Alesia: Julius Caesar defeats a united Gaulish rebellion led by Vercingetorix (52 BC).
Pharaoh Cleopatra VII of Egypt (lived 70/69–30 BC, reigned 51–30 BC) — meets Julius Caesar and later becomes teenager Pharaoh, after her brothers die young.
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 Access statistics for it11.ola.bc.ca (February 1998)
i2-29.islandnet.com 52 0.1% 0 0.0% 123854 0.1%
pm8s26.intergate.bc.ca 52 0.1% 1 0.0% 130989 0.1%
vanc07m03-194.bctel.ca 52 0.1% 0 0.0% 126800 0.1%
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 Roman People   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Inveterate foe of Rome, he led the Asian provincials to revolt against republican rule in 88 BC, massacring c.
Despite capitulating to L. Sulla in 84 BC, he maintained his Black Sea empire intact and to wage three further conflicts against Rome before he was finally exterminated by the Roman general Cn.
, 102-44 BC, consul in 59 BC, member of the First Triumvirate with Pompey and Crassus, proconsul in Gaul 59-49 BC, and Dictator from 46 until his assassination on the Ides of March, 44 BC.
web.ics.purdue.edu /~rauhn/roman_people.htm   (405 words)

  
 Invasion of Baghdad: Bush & Julius Caesar compared - DAWN - International; December 31, 2006
The great rebellion in 52 BC was all the more surprising because it was led by chieftains who had done very well out of their alliance with Caesar.
Of course, Gaul in the 1st century BC was a very different place from Iraq today.
When Caesar suffered one of his few defeats and lost 1 1/2 legions in the winter of 54-53 BC, his response was to replace them with twice as many men.
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 TEMPLE OF JULIUS CAESAR   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This identified him with his uncle's extremist politics, and his marriage in 84 BC to Cornelia, the daughter of Marius's associate, Cinna, further confirmed him as a radical.
When Caesar returned to Rome in 60 BC after a year as governor of Spain, he joined forces with Crassus and Pompey in a three-way alliance known as the First Triumvirate; to cement their relationship further, Caesar gave his daughter Julia to Pompey in marriage.
Thus backed, Caesar was elected consul for 59 BC despite Optimate hostility, and the year after (58 BC) he was appointed governor of Roman Gaul.
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 Malaspina Great Books - Gaius Julius Caesar (c. 100 BCE)
Having held the positions of quaestor in Spain (69 BC), Caesar was elected curule aedile in 65 BC, pontifex maximus in 63 BC, and praetor in 62 BC.
In 61 BC, Caesar served as governor of the province of Hispania Ulterior, and in 60 BC he was elected consul.
Having finally defeated Pompey at Pharsalus, Greece, in 48 BC, he was given a five-year term as consul, whilst Pompey fled to Egypt, where he was murdered by an officer of King Ptolemy XIII of Egypt.
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 Caesar   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Caesar, Gaius Julius (Rome, 100 BC - Rome, 44 BC).
Julius Caesar's accounts of the Gallic war and civil war are his only writings that survived.
The Commentarii de bello Gallico, written in 52-51 BC, covers in seven books the years 58-52 BC; and the Commentarii de bello civili, probably written in 45 BC, covers the years 49-48 BC.
www.rarebooks.nd.edu /exhibits/durand/italian/caesar.html   (79 words)

  
 Roman to Julian Conversion: AUC 702 = 52 BC
Roman to Julian Conversion: AUC 702 = 52 BC Cicero Ad Atticum 5.13 tells us that the interval between the murder of P. Clodius Pulcher ("the battle of Bovilla") on a.d.
Hence the intercalary year of 378 days was A.U.C. 702 = 52, and A.U.C. 703 = 51 was a regular year of 355 days.
Since the Julian dates of A.U.C. are known, this result fixes the Julian dates of A.U.C. 702 = 52 and A.U.C. An important datum for the reconstruction of earlier and later chronology is given by Dio Cassius 40.47 which notes that Kal.
www.tyndale.cam.ac.uk /Egypt/ptolemies/chron/roman/052bc.htm   (294 words)

  
 Resultados y clasificaciones | terra
Gravelines (FRA) 72 - Akasvayu Girona (ESP) 78 BC Siauliai (LTU) 92 - Maccabi Rishon (ISR) 62.
BC Siauliai 6 2 4 423 410 8.3.
BC Kiev 4 1 3 277 306 5.
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 boys clothes : 1st century BC
Pompey is elected as sole consul by the Senate (52 BC).
Octavian and Anthony defeat Casius and Brutus at the battle of Philippi (42 BC).
In spite of the disastrous civil strife which occured in the first century BC, it is theGolden age of Roman literature.
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 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.
www.asiaminorcoins.com /cappadocia.html   (640 words)

  
 Penn State vs BC (Sep 11, 2004)
Quickie Statistics (Final) Penn State vs BC (Sep 11, 2004 at Chestnut Hill, Mass.) PSU BC Score.........................
B 1-10 B16 PENALTY BC illegal procedure 5 yards to the BC11.
B 3-7 B19 PENALTY BC offside 5 yards to the BC14.
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 Vercingetorix: Gaul, 52 BC
Vercingetorix: Gaul, 52 BC Rome Hellas Egypt Mesopotamia Celtia Germania The Orient Americas
When Caesar returned from his foray to Britain at the end of 54 BC, he discovered that some of the Gallic tribes had been busily taking advantage of his absence.
The Carnutes, Senones and Eburones were stirring up unrest, and a general assembly of tribes had gathered.
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 Battle of Alesia, 52 BC
Battle of Alesia, 52 BC Alesia 52 BC This battle completed Caesar's conquest of Gaul during the Gallic War of 58-52 BC.
Caesar surrounded the Gaulish hill fort on Mont Auxois near modern day Djion in France with 11 miles of his own fortifications and an outer ring of defense works 14 miles long, aiding both his attack on the Gaul stronghold and protecting his forces from any Gaul relief force.
The Gallic War is a first hand account of Caesar's conquest of Gaul, written at the time to defend his action.
www.historyofwar.org /articles/battles_alesia.html   (233 words)

  
 The Throne of Tutankhamun (c. 1370-52 BC) New Kingdom (Gold-Plated Wood with Semi-Precious Stones) Giclee Print at ...
The Giclee printing process delivers a fine stream of ink resulting in vivid, pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display.
1370-52 BC) New Kingdom (Gold-Plated Wood with Semi-Precious Stones)
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 52 BC Details, Meaning 52 BC Article and Explanation Guide
Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century
Years: 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC 53 BC 52 BC 51 BC 50 BC 49 BC 48 BC 47 BC
Milo is tried for the murder of Clodius, but despite Cicero's legal defence, he is found guilty.
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 Canadian Football League - Brit. Columbia vs. Toronto   (Site not responding. Last check: )
BC 34-1 3RD QUARTER: BCL - TD, DONALD BLAIR 32 YD PASS FROM DAMON ALLEN (LUI PASSAGLIA KICK), 2:50.
TORONTO (Ticker) -- Damon Allen passed for two touchdowns and ran for another as the B.C. Lions embarrassed the Toronto Argonauts, 51-4.
Allen opened the scoring with a nine-yard run midway through the first quarter and threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Alfred Jackson in the second period as the Lions (4-4) built a commanding 34-1 halftime lead.
www.usatoday.com /sports/scores100/100237/100237507.htm   (729 words)

  
 BC vs Savannah State Univ. (Sep 03, 2005)
BC vs Savannah State Univ. (Sep 03, 2005 at Savannah, GA) SACKS (UA-A): BC-Junior,Dwight 0-1; Hampton,Delvin 0-1.
B 3-9 B38 Lyle,Tremaine rush to the BC32, fumble by Lyle,Tremaine recovered by BC TM at BC32.
B 2-15 B37 PENALTY BC substitution infraction 4 yards to the BC33.
www.savstate.edu /Athletics/teamstats/football/ssufb1.htm   (3821 words)

  
 Roman History Questions
He lived from 234-149 BC, and was later used by Cicero as the main speaker in the De Senectute (Dialogue on Old Age).
Who was consul in 63 BC and exposed a conspiracy led by a rebellious Roman senator to overthrow the government?
In 23 BC, Augustus was given a certain power by which he numbered the years of his principate.
bama.ua.edu /~ksummers/LATINDAY/handouts/romanhistory.htm   (2443 words)

  
 50s BC at AllExperts
Years: 59 BC 58 BC 57 BC 56 BC 55 BC 54 BC 53 BC 52 BC 51 BC 50 BC
* Foundation of the kingdom of Silla in Korea by Bak Hyeokgeose (57 BC)
* Battle of Alesia: Julius Caesar defeats a united Gaulish rebellion led by Vercingetorix (52 BC).
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