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 BC London Clothing | BC London Clothes | Buy BC London Online at Stand-Out.net
BC London originally established in 1994 as BB London.
In 2007 changing the brand to BC London.
You can buy BC London clothes online at Stand-Out.net.
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  Revolt in Gaul
With the Gallic revolt on the horizon, and the recent tragic news, 54 BC was shaping into a terrible year for Caesar.
At the offset of 53 BC, Caesar trained two new legions and borrowed a third from Pompey.
At the end of the campaign year of 53 BC, general peace seemed to have returned to Gaul, and Caesar was able to revisit Cisalpine Gaul to attend to political and administrative matters.
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  Marcus Licinius Crassus
Marcus Licinius Crassus (Approx 112 BC[?]-53 BC) was a powerful figure in Roman politics on account of his great wealth (he was nicknamed Dives, meaning "rich").
Soon afterwards he was elected consul with Pompey, and (70 BC) displayed his wealth by entertaining the populace at 10,000 tables, and distributing sufficient grain to last each family three months.
However he also sought military glory, and crossed the Euphrates in an attempt to conquer Parthia only to be defeated at Carrhae (53 BC), now Haran[?], Turkey, and taken prisoner by Surenas[?], the Parthian general, who put him to death by pouring molten gold down his throat.
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Crassus
He was named consul with Crassus in 70 bc and fought a notable campaign against Mithridates VI of Pontus in 66 bc.
He was tribune of the people (106 BC) and consul (95 BC) with Lucius Licinius Crassus (see under Crassus, family); together they collaborated on a law that caused a purge of the rolls of citizenship.
The name Carrhae is best known because of the battle of Carrhae in 53 BC M. Licinius Crassus (see Crassus, family) was defeated by the Parthians, who by their archery routed the Roman force.
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 Marcus Licinius Crassus at AllExperts
115 BC53 BC) was a Roman general and politician who suppressed the slave revolt led by Spartacus and entered into a secret pact, known as the First Triumvirate, with Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus and Gaius Julius Caesar.
His legions were defeated at Carrhae (modern Harran in Turkey) in 53 BC by a numerically inferior Parthian force consisting mainly of armoured heavy cavalry and horse archers, against which Crassus was unable to manouvre.
According to some sources, this trophy was revealed to the king in a particularly dramatic fashion during a performance of the The Bacchae of Euripides: it was used as a prop, standing in for Pentheus' head in the final scene.
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 Crassus - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Crassus, Marcus Licinius, full name Marcus Licinius Crassus (115?-53 bc), Roman politician and speculator, a member of the First Triumvirate.
He was consul in 471 and 451 bc.
Roman politician Marcus Licinius Crassus (115?-53 bc) was among the wealthiest individuals in Rome during his lifetime.
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 Hard to leave this behind - The Boston Globe
The Eagles fell to 1-3 all-time vs. Georgia Tech (which ousted BC from the second round of the 1996 NCAA Southeast Regional in Orlando, Fla., 103-89) and 1-2 vs. ACC opponents this season, but it didn't diminish the respect they won from their future ACC opponents from Atlanta.
BC suffered its first loss in the 12 games this season in which it has held its foe to 60 points or fewer.
BC's 22 turnovers tied a season high in a 64-51 victory over Holy Cross Dec. 2.
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 Roman Chronology
1184 BC The legendary arrival of Aeneas from Troy in Italy.
133 BC Rome inherits the Kingdom of Pergamon from the Attalids.
53 BC Crassus is defeated and killed by the Parthians at Carrhae.
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 53 BC - Battle of Carrhae
Marcus Licinius Crassus, a Roman businessman and politican, was infamous for ordering the mass crucifiction of more than 6000 of Spartacus' slave army along the Appian Way.
Marcus Licinius Crassus became governor of Syria in 55 BC.
A triumvir with Pompey and Julius Caesar, he sought to increase his reputation by invading Parthian Mesopotamia.
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 Marcus Licinius Crassus Summary
115 BC53 BC) was a Roman general and politician who suppressed the slave revolt led by Spartacus and entered into a secret pact, known as the First Triumvirate, with Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus and Gaius Julius Caesar.
His legions were defeated at Carrhae (modern Harran in Turkey) in 53 BC by a numerically inferior Parthian force consisting mainly of armoured heavy cavalry and horse archers, against which Crassus was unable to manouvre.
According to some sources, this trophy was revealed to the king in a particularly dramatic fashion during a performance of the The Bacchae of Euripides: it was used as a prop, standing in for Pentheus' head in the final scene.
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 Marcus "Marc Antony" ANTONIUS "Triumvir of Rome"
In 46 BC he seems to have taken offense because Caesar insisted on payment for the property of Pompey which Antony professedly had purchased, but had in fact simply appropriated.
On March 15 44 BC (the Ides of March), Caesar was assassinated by a group of senators, led by Gaius Cassius and Marcus Junius Brutus.
During 33 and 32 BC, a propaganda war was fought in the political arena of Rome, with accusations flying between sides.
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 HOME PAGE - BC ARCHIVES
The BC Archives is the archives of the government of British Columbia, and provides research access to records of enduring value to the province for both the provincial government and public clientele.
On 1 April 2003, the Royal BC Museum Corporation was established, merging the Royal BC Museum, the BC Archives, Helmcken House, and the Netherlands Carillon, into a new "cultural precinct".
In honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Golden Jubilee as Queen of Canada and her visit to British Columbia in October of 2002, the BC Archives presents on-line exhibit on previous royal visits to the province titled: Welcoming the Royals: The Archival Legacy.
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 CalendarHome.com - 1st century BC - Calendar Encyclopedia
The 1st century BC starts on January 1, 100 BC and ends on December 31, 1 BC.
53 BC The Parthians defeat the Romans under Crassus in the Battle of Carrhae
31 BC Roman Civil War: Battle of Actium - Off the western coast of Greece, forces of Octavian defeat troops under Mark Antony and Cleopatra.
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 Roman Project Map 7: 30 BC
Caesar was appointed consul to Gaul in 58 BC, and immediatly began a campaign to eject the celtic tribes migrating to the region.
By 53 BC Caesar had conquered the entirety of Gaul and had even made two expeditions to Great Britain, although he decided that the island wasn't worth the effort.
This was not to last however, for in 32 BC Antony rejected his marriage with Octavian's sister and married the Egyptian Cleopatra instead.
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 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.
These field notes from UNM excavation of Bc 53, (Room 11, Kiva C, and Kiva D) and Bc 56 (Rooms 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9, Kiva A), (Aug. 4-7, 1941) contain handwritten text, sketched plans and profiles.[CDI Accession no. 000646] 8 pages.
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 Life of Gaius Julius Caesar
In Gaul in 53 BC Caesar was a little worried about affairs in the northern sections and revolt growing.
The consuls for 53 BC were Marcus Valerius Messalla Rufus and Gnaeus Domitius Calvinus.
In the spring of 53 BC Marcus Licinius Crassus and his son Publius, Caesar's former aid, march into the Parthian territories of northern Mesopotamia, today's Syria.
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However, BC became unraveled when Bryant was assessed his second and third personals in rapid-fire succession.
The only blemishes on that record are losses to BC in 2001 (21-17) and USC last week (45-14).
Weston Jesuit authorized to re-affiliate with BC: The Provincials of the Society of Jesus in the United States have unanimously voted to authorize the Weston Jesuit School of Theology to sign a formal letter of intent to re-affiliate with Boston College.
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 boys clothes : 1st century BC   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Parthian decisively defeat a Roman army led by rassus forces at Carrhae in Mesopotamia (53 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).
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 H102_25 Fall of the Roman Republic, 133-27 BC
Ultimately, the two men came to blows in 88 BC in the midst of the Social War and the Asian rebellion induced by Mithradates.
Since 510 BC however, the Romans had prided themselves with having obtained their freedom by expelling their Etruscan King.
The Allies likewise became discontented and began by 121 BC to demand full Roman political status commensurate with their role in the maintenance of empire.
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 Roman to Julian Conversion: AUC 701 = 53 BC
Roman to Julian Conversion: AUC 701 = 53 BC The length of this year is determined indirectly.
Since the Julian dates of A.U.C. are known, this result fixes the Julian dates of each year between A.U.C. and A.U.C. An approximate indication of the absolute dating of this year comes from Plutarch's account of the battle of Carrhae.
On Brind'Amour's reconstruction, this equates to 6 May 53; on mine to 4 May 53.
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 People Of Ancient Times
Gnaeus Pompeius (Pompey) Magnus (106-48 BC) Pompey won his title Magnus for military victories as a young man. He was married to Caesar's daughter, but at her death turned against Caesar.
Cleopatra (69-30 BC) The legendary queen of Egypt was only 17 when she became queen through marriage to one of her brothers.
In 41 BC the farm was confiscated to provide land for soilders.
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 Africa and Rome
By the third century BC, Carthage had become such a large economic forcethat Rome was both jealous and fearful of it.
In 146 BC, the third Punic War was over and Rome was the undisputed owner of all of known Africa.
Masinissa (202-148 BC) was succeeded by his three sons, two of whom died soon after him, leaving Micipsa, a loyal ally of Rome, as King of Numidia.
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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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As triumvir monetalis in about 54 BC he issued coins illustrating his strong republican views with Libertas and portraits of his ancestors L. Junius Brutus ­ who overthrew Tarquinius Superbus (the last Etruscan king of Rome)-- and Servilius Ahala, the later fifth century BC tyrannicide (Crawford 433/1 and 2).
In 53 BC he served in Cilicia as quaestor to Appius Claudius Pulcher, whose successor, Cicero, found that 'the honourable Brutus' was extracting 48 per cent interest on a loan to the city of Salamis in Cyprus, contrary to the lex Gabinia.
The Senate's resolution to declare him a 'public enemy' on 28 November 44 BC was soon repealed and in February 43 BC he was appointed governor of Crete, the Balkan provinces and later Asia.
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 Bluffton University Athletics - bc 53, lec 52
BC is now 1-7 overall and will have an 11-day break before traveling to the Notre Dame of Ohio Holiday Tournament Dec. 27 and 28.
BC led 47-41 with under a minute to play but LEC hit a 3-pointer with 36 seconds left to cut the lead to 47-44.
Robinson and junior Karen Harris hit free throws in the closing seconds to give BC a 53-49 lead as the clock ran out, but not before Lake Erie hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to narrow the final margin to one point.
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 Chronology of the Republic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
753 B.C. - (This is a traditional date accepted by ancient historians, but for which there is no certain evidence.) Rome was allegedly founded on 21 April by Romulus (in myth a descendant of the Trojan hero Aeneas), who later killed his twin brother, Remus, in a quarrel.
58—51 BC - Caesar's conquest of all of Gaul.
53 BC - The Parthians defeat a Roman army at the battle of Carrhae in which Crassus was killed.
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 Benedict College Football
M 4-5 M22 Equihua,Erwin punt BLOCKED, recovered by BC Spellmen,Carl at MHC3 (blocked by Spellmen,Carl).
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B 1-10 B43 PENALTY BC illegal shift 6 yards to the BC37.
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 Athena Review Image Archive: Celtic Tribes and Caesar's campaigns in Gaul (58-50 BC)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 58 BC when the Helvetii and their allies began a mass migration from Switzerland, Caesar drove them back to their homes, then defeated the Sequani, who had been threatening the Aedui, allies of Rome.
In perhaps the most daring campaign of the Gallic War, Caesar crossed the Rhine in 55 BC after defeating German tribes on its Gallic (western) banks, then devastated the lands of the Sugambri before marching to the coast for a naval invasion of Britain, the first of two.
Before a permanent camp could be established in Britain, however, Caesar had to return to Gaul and spent all of 53 BC subduing the Belgae and other rebellious tribes in the north including the Nervii, Menapii, and Treveri near the Rhine, as well as the Senones and Carnutes.
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