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  Rise of Assyria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
However in 1107 BC, he sustained a temporary defeat at the hands of Marduk-nadin-ahhe of Babylonia, where the Kassites had finally succumbed to Elamite attacks and a new line of kings was on the throne.
In 804 BC Damascus was captured by his successor Adad-nirari III, to whom tribute was paid by Samaria.
When he ascended the throne of Babylon in 747 BC Assyria was in the throes of a revolution.
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 Science Fair Projects - List of battles 1400 BC-AD 600   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
225 BC Battle of Faesulae The Romans are defeated by the Gauls of Northern Italy.
62 BC January Battle of Pistoria The forces of the conspirator Catiline are defeated by the loyal Roman armies under Gaius Antonius.
49 BC August 24 Battle of the Bagradas River Caesar's general Gaius Curio is defeated in North Africa by the Pompeians under Attius Varus and King Juba of Numidia.
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 Assyrian Campaigns   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
However in 853 BC, Ahad of Israel was defeated by Shalmaneser and Israel began paying heavy tribute to Assyria as is reflected on the fl obelisk of Shalmaneser III showing its king Jehu, prostrate before Shalmaneser.
On the eve of Sennacherib's accesion to the Assyrian throne in 705 BC, the Assyrian Empire extended from Elam and Babylonia on the south, to Anatolia on the north and to the Mediterranian Sea and the border of Egypt on the west.
In 722 BC Shalmaneser V, successor of Tiglath-Pileser, marched throught north Israel and beseiged its capitol, Samaria.
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 MSN Encarta - Jews
Omri founded Samaria in about 870 bc as the capital of Israel, and under his direction a period of peace was instituted.
In the 8th century bc the power of Assyria, grown to a position of dominance in the Middle East, advanced to the frontiers of the disorganized states and disaster was inevitable.
In 853 bc the first major Assyrian invasion, led by Shalmaneser III (reigned 859-824 bc), had been turned back at the Battle of Karkar by a coalition of the little states, including Israel, under Ben-hadad I, king of Damascus (died about 841 bc).
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 Encyclopedia: 9th century BC
(2nd millennium BC – 1st millennium BC – 1st millennium – other millennia) Events The Iron Age began in Western Europe Egypt declined as a major power The Tanakh was written Buddhism was founded Cyrus the Great conquered Babylon and created the Persian Empire (6th century BC) Sparta and Athens fought the Peloponnesian...
The Battle of Karkar (or Qarqar) was fought in 853 BC when the army of Assyria, led by king Shalmaneser III, encountered an allied army of 12 kings led by Hadadezer of Damascus.
Shalmaneser III (Shulanu-asharedu, the god Shulmanu is pre-eminent) was king of Assyria (858 BC - 823 BC), and son of the previous ruler, Ashurnasirpal II.
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 9th century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Battle of Karkar (853 BC) - An indecisive engagement between Assyrian king Shalmaneser II and a military alliance of the king of Damascus and lesser powers including the prince of Tyre
Beginning of the Iron Age in Central Europe, spread of the Proto-Celtic Hallstatt culture
Shalmaneser III, king of Assyria (858 - 824 BC)
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 Encyclopedia: 869 BC
Decades: 910s BC 900s BC 890s BC 880s BC 870s BC - 860s BC - 850s BC 840s BC 830s BC 820s BC 810s BC This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them.
864 BC - Diognetus, King of Athens, dies after a reign of 28 years and is succeeded by his son Pherecles.
860 BC - The kingdom of Urartu is unified.
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From approximately 1950 BC to 1850 BC Assyria was ruled by the Babylonians.
For the next two centuries, from 1100 to 900 BC, the nation of Assyria faded almost to extinction; and it was during this decline that David and Solomon ascended.
The armies of all three nations assembled at Ninevah in June of 612 B.C. From the south came the Chaldeans, from the east came the Medes, and from the north came the Scythians.
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 Chronology of the Old Testament
All dates are best taken as ‘about BC’, as the possible variation can run to a century or more in 2000 BC, down to a decade by 1000 BC.
Although no scriptural evidence is available for the time of the beginning of the regnal year in the northern kingdom of Israel, when a Nisan-to-Nisan regnal year is used for Israel together with a Tishri-to-Tishri year for Judah, the perplexing discrepancies disappear and a harmonious chronological pattern results.
According to the nonaccession-year system, that portion of a year wihch followed a king's accession to the throne and which preceded the official New Year (whether Tishri 1 or Nisan 1) was counted as his first official year.
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 List of battles 1400 BC-600 AD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
321 BC Battle of the Claudine Forks The Romans under Spurius Postumius and T. Verturius Calvinus are defeated by the Samnites under Gaius Pontius.
316 BC Battle of Lautulae The Romans are defeated by the Samnites.
308 BC Battle of Salamis Demetrius I Poliorcetes defeats the fleet of Menelaeus, brother of Ptolemy I
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 Mesha, King of Moab - ChristianAnswers.Net
He was a contemporary of Jehoshaphat, king of the southern kingdom of Judah (870-848 BC), and Joram, king of the northern kingdom of Israel (852-841 BC).
At the time of the Conquest at the end of the 15th century BC, the region was occupied by the Amorites, who had earlier taken it from the Moabites (Num 21:26).
In the mid-ninth century BC, Mesha was successful in throwing off the yoke of Israel and bringing the area once again under the authority of Moab (1 Kgs 3:5; Mesha Inscription).
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 Ahab   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He married Jezebel, the daughter of king Ithobaal I of Tyre, and the alliance was doubtless the means of procuring him great riches, which brought pomp and luxury in their train.
During Ahab's reign Moab, which had been conquered by his father, remained tributary; Judah, with whose king, Jehoshaphat, he was allied by marriage, was probably his vassal; only with Damascus is he said to have had strained relations.
The one event mentioned by external sources is the Battle of Karkar (perhaps at Apamea), where Shalmaneser III of Assyria fought a great confederation of princes from Cilicia, Northern Syria, Israel, Ammon and the tribes of the Syrian desert (853 BC).
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 Arab - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The first written attestation of the ethnonym "Arab" occurs in an Assyrian inscription of 853 BC, where Shalmaneser III lists a King Gindibu of mâtu arbâi (Arab land) as among the people he defeated at the Battle of Karkar.
Later come the inscriptions (beginning in the 1st century BC) and the many Arabic personal names attested in Nabataean inscriptions (which are, however, written in Aramaic.) From about the 2nd century BC, a few inscriptions from (near) reveal a dialect which is no longer considered "Proto-Arabic", but Pre-Classical Arabic.
By the fourth century AD, the Arab kingdoms of the Lakhmids in southern Iraq and Ghassanids in southern Syria had emerged just south of the Fertile Crescent, and, constantly at war, ended up allying respectively with the Sassanid and Byzantine Empires.
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 Ahab on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
c.853 BC, king of Israel (c.874-c.853 BC), son and successor of Omri 1.
His marriage with Jezebel helped his friendship with Tyre, and his alliance with Jehoshaphat 1, king of Judah, made Ahab sure of his less powerful neighbor to the south.
Ahab's prestige is seen in Assyrian inscriptions mentioning his alliance against Shalmaneser III (see Shalmaneser I), who won an indecisive victory (c.854 BC) at Karkar on the Orontes.
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 Road to the Throne, Time, Place
Omri was considered the most wicked king to reign in Israel until his son Ahab inherited the throne.
Later, Ahab defeated Ben-Hadad in a battle at Aphek but Ahab was lenient with him, perhaps in view of a greater threat, Shalmaneser III of Assyria.
In 853 BC, Ahab and Ben-Hadad joined in a coalition to stop Shalmaneser's army at Qarqar on the Orontes River in Syria.
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 Biblical Archaeology Evidences for the Accuracy of the Scriptures
Evidence for the locations of the clans of Manasseh, son of Joseph, were discovered in 1910 under the direction of G. Reisner in Samaria (the capital city established 880 BC by king Omri).
The allocation of the territories took place in the 15th century BC and one might suspect that clan designations could have possibly passed out of use by that time.
A library of tablets dating from 1600 to 1350 BC was located at Nuzi, an ancient trade center in Assyria.
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 Nineveh Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 853 BC he fought a coalition formed by the kings of Hamath, Damascus, and Israel in a huge, but indecisive, battle, and he did not penetrate the west until the coalition had broken up.
There he encountered, among others, the Chaldeans, mentioned for the first time in 878 BC, who were to play a leading role in the history of later times; Shalmaneser made them tributaries.
He achieved this in 841 BC when he defeated Hazael and, after failing to capture Damascus itself, marched to the Mediterranean coast where he received tribute from Tyre, Sidon, and Samaria.
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 GO BRITANNIA! Wales: Scottish History Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
3000 BC - 853 AD The Neolithic village of Skara Brae established in Orkney.
1000-600 BC Late Bronze Age people arrive in northern Britain from the Continent.
500 BC The voyages of the Carthaginian Himilco take note of the islands of Albion and Ierne.
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Others assert that Joel is definitely post-exilic and place the date as late as the 4th century BC.
However, this sort of incoherence, at once engaging and suggestive of a deeper wisdom, cannot be supported; indeed, the dissemination of such nonsense denies the interior distinctions, the very eschatological references of the book, and demotes the prophecies of the book to historical hindsight.
Joel's prophetic ministry was to the southern kingdom, Judah, during the regency period ascribed to Joash, 837-800 BC.
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 Ahab --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
853 BC), according to the Old Testament, and son of King Omri.
849 BC) of Judah during the reigns in Israel of Ahab, Ahaziah, and Jehoram, with whom he maintained close political and economic alliances.
Jehoshaphat aided Ahab in his unsuccessful attempt to recapture the city of Ramoth-gilead, joined Ahaziah in extending maritime trade, helped Jehoram in his battle with Moab, and married his son and successor, Jehoram,...
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According to Assyrian records, that battle occurred in 853 BC.
814 BC This result is extremely important, because this is the starting point from which calendar dates can be assigned to each of the kings, in both Judah and Israel, over the entire period of the Divided Kingdom:
However, the season of the year for that rebellion is unknown, so the season of the year when Jeroboam I began to reign is also unknown, thereby causing a one year uncertainty in the calendar.
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The Battle of Karkar (or Qarqar) was fought in 853 BC when the army of Assyria, led by king Shalmaneser III, encountered an allied army of 12 kings at Karkar led by Hadadezer of Damascus.
This battle is notable for having a larger number of combatants than any previous battle, and for being the first instance some peoples enter recorded history (such as the Arabs).
Shalmaneser's opponents held on to their thrones after this battle: Hadadezer was king of Damascus until at least 841 BC, while Ahab was king of Israel until around 850 BC.
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 Biblical Archaeology Evidences for the Accuracy of the Scriptures
It sets the date at about 925 B.C., some five years after Solomon was said to have died, and some 80 years earlier than other archaeologists maintain.
, it was built during the reign of the King Hezekiah - between 727 BC and 698 BC - to protect the city's water supply against an imminent Assyrian siege.
The site of the first Pool of Siloam constructed in the 8th century BC by Judean King Hezekiah, who foresaw the likelihood that the Assyrians would lay siege to Jerusalem and knew a safe water supply would be required to survive the attack, is still unknown.
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 850s BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
858 BC - Shalmaneser III succeeds Assurnasipal II as king of Assyria.
854 BC - Shalmaneser III defeats a Syrian coalition (including king Ahab of Israel and Hadadezer) in the battle of Karkar (or 853 BC).
This page was last modified 17:06, 19 September 2005.
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 Welcome to the New Democratic Party of British Columbia
Taylor is one of the key privatization architects of the Campbell government and the man behind the scheme to privatize the Coquihalla and the sell-off of BC Rail.
She said the public is very concerned that having failed to privatize insurance, the government hopes to sell off ICBC piece by piece.
"Just like BC Rail, BC Hydro, and the Coquihalla, the Premier can't be trusted to protect assets that work for the province," said James.
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 Bible chronology from Adam to Christ, with bible numbers.
The majority of both liberal and conservative scholars agree that king Ahab died in 853 BC.
"By integrating Biblical data with those derived from Assyrian chronological records, the yr 853 B.C. can be fixed as the yr of Ahab's death, and the yr 841 as the yr Jehu began to reign.
The evidence is in the chronological puzzle itself, for therein is revealed a harmony that is both simple and yet fathomless.
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 Bible chronology from Adam to Christ, with bible prophecy numbers.
Taken from the Bible, these numerical patterns in and of themselves reveal the date of Solomon's temple and the exodus to indeed be 966 BC and 1446 BC respectively.
While no serious doubt exists as to the authenticity of the ‘480’ years as being the correct number, however, just sufficient doubt does exist to warrant its use in the study of the numbers, though on a secondary level.
In the "Writing on the Wall" essay, the primary date of 1446 BC is adhered to throughout for the sake of simplicity.
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