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  Wikinfo | Lucius Cornelius Sulla   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In the verge of the Social War (91-88 BC), the Roman aristocracy and Senate were starting to feel fear for Marius' ambition, which already had give him five consulships in a row from 104 BC to 100 BC.
An example is the capture of Aeclanum in 89 BC, the chief town of Hirpini, by setting on fire the wooden breastwork by which it was defended.
By 81 BC Sulla was appointed dictator for life by the senate and accomplished total control of the city of Rome.
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 Catulus - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Catulus, Gaius Lutatius (flourished 3rd century bc), Roman soldier and statesman.
BC), Roman statesman, the son of Quintus Lutatius Catulus.
In 102 bc he became a consul with Gaius Marius; the following year, the two of them...
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 Julius Caesar
In 60 BC the German king Ariovistus had defeated the Aedui, who were allies of Rome, and had wrested from the Sequani a large portion of their territory.
The campaign of 53 BC was marked by a second crossing of the Rhine and by the destruction of the Eburones, whose leader Ambiorix, however, escaped.
In the autumn Caesar held a conference at Durocortorum (Reims), and Acco, a chief of the Senones, was convicted of treason and flogged to death.
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 Untitled Document
200 BC: Hsiung-nu lay siege to the emperor.
121-119 BC: Hsiung-nu are driven north of the Gobi desert.
87 BC: Ssu-ma Ch'ien writes the first general history of China.
www.thenagain.info /WebChron/China/FormerHan.html   (86 words)

 Emperor Wu-ti: 140-87 BC
140-87 BC Emperor Wu-ti was the most important emperor of the Former Han dynasty.
During his reign, the empire engaged in many foreign wars which eventually lead to significant territorial expansion, the imperial bureaucracy was expanded and standardized, and Confucian thought became the official philosophy.
As a result of this expedition, Chinese leaders became aware of other nations and cultures to the west of India, Persia, and somewhat of the Roman Orient.
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 The Han Dynasty III: Wu-ti's reign (141-87 BC)
The long reign of Wu-ti is characterized by expansion and active initiatives in all fields of administration, but also, during the last years, by a degradation of the situation (overtaxing of resources, military defeats, foul plays at the court, etc).
In addition, new taxes were levied from 119 BC and the poll tax for the children was raised significantly.
The crisis was born from the conflict between the most influential consorts’ families at the court, the Wei and the Li, which power grew once the empress dowager Tou died, and, with her, her restraining influence.
www.asian-center.net /chinahistory/CHC1/han1.3.html   (1575 words)

 Ethics of Legalism, Qin Empire and Han Dynasty by Sanderson Beck
One day in 213 BC when the Emperor was entertaining seventy scholars with wine, one of them complained that the sons and brothers of the Emperor were commoners and that if anyone threatened him he would not be able to respond, because the Emperor had gone against the ancient tradition.
Finally in 202 BC the king of Han assumed the position of supreme Emperor and was renamed Gaozu meaning "Exalted Ancestor." Han Xin was transfered to be king of Chu; Peng Yue was made king of Liang and Wu Rui king of Changsha.
Confucian China 87-30 BC Before he died in 87 BC, Emperor Wu appointed his youngest son as his successor and, since Emperor Zhao was only in his eighth year, Ho Guang to run the government.
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 87 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Saros number of the solar eclipse series which began on 77 BC February 3 and ended on 1222 April 13.
The duration of Saros series 87 was 1298.1 years, and it contained 73 solar eclipses.
87 is the exact number of people who died in the Waco Branch Davidian fire.
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 Octavia (c 69-11 bc) - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
69-11 bc), Roman matron, daughter of the Roman general Gaius Octavius, greatniece of Julius Caesar, and sister of Octavian, who became...
69-30 bc), the last member of the Ptolemaic dynasty to rule Egypt (51-30 bc), and celebrated for her love affairs with Julius Caesar...
Although the Middle Kingdom is generally dated to include the second part of the 11th Dynasty, it properly begins with the reunification of the land...
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 Han Emperor Wu-ti
114 BC) or Zhang Qian, the commander of the guards at the imperial palace gates, volunteered to the hazardous journey to persuade Yueh-chih.
In the confusion that followed the death of Xiongnu king at 126 BC, he managed to escape with his wife and son and returned to Chang'an (Xian), the capital of Han dynasty.
In 102 BC, Wu-ti embarked the second military campaign in an army of 60,000 men, 30,000 horses, 100,000 head of cattle and thousands of donkeys and camels marching out towards Fergana.
www.silk-road.com /artl/wuti.shtml   (1513 words)

 ancuairt.org | genealogy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In 52 BC, Lucius was one of Julius Caesar´s legates in Gaul.
Fulvia (died 40 BC) was a Roman matrona remembered by her ambition and political activity, in a time when women were expected to stay home and live with virtue and modesty, according to Roman morals.
He was born in 38 BC and was the son of Tiberius Claudius Nero and, a high priest and magistrate, and Livia Drusilla.
www.ancuairt.org /genealogy/julius.htm   (4569 words)

 The Ultimate Han Dynasty Dog Breeds Information Guide and Reference
The Han period produced China's most famous historian, Sima Qian (145 -87 BC?), whose Records of the Grand Historian provides a detailed chronicle from the time of legendary Xia emperor to that of the Emperor Wu (141- 87 BC).
The beginning of the Han Dynasty can be dated either from 206 BC when the Qin dynasty crumbled or 202 BC when Xiang Yu committed suicide.
From 138 BC, Emperor Wu also dispatched Zhang Qian twice as his envoy to the Western Regions, and in the process pioneered the route known as the Silk Road from Chang'an (today's Xi'an, Shaanxi Province), through Xinjiang and Central Asia, and on to the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea.
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 Bluffton University Athletics - bc 87, au 89
Bluffton connected on an impressive 9-of-18 three-pointers in the game, while Anderson was just 8-of-32 from trey land, but the Ravens drilled three 3-pointers in a row during a one-minute span midway through the second half to stay in the game at a juncture when Bluffton made 10-of-13 shots to take a five-point lead.
BC had just one field goal attempt the rest of the way, however, and AU connected on 3-of-4 foul shots to take the win.
Bluffton’s point total of 87 was its highest in an HCAC game this season, but Anderson scored 23 points off 20 Bluffton turnovers, while the Ravens committed just nine turnovers themselves as Bluffton collected a season-low two steals.
www.bluffton.edu /sports/mensbasketball/2003/01-11au.html   (454 words)

 Roman Civil Wars - Military History Wiki
Fulvia's civil war (41/40 BC), between the forces of Lucius Antonius and Fulvia Antonia (the younger brother and wife of Marc Antony) and Octavian's Triumvirate army - Triumvirate victory
Antony's civil war (32/30 BC), between the Western provinces (under the leadership of Octavian and Agrippa) and the East (under command of Marc Antony and Cleopatra) - Western victory
In 27 BC Octavian was granted the title of Augustus by the Senate, considered the end of the Republic and the birth of the Empire.
www.militaryhistorywiki.org /index.php?title=Roman_Civil_Wars   (424 words)

 Nabataea: Time Line
169 BC Aretas I, "Tyrant of the Arabs" and "King of the Nabatu" is mentioned in II Maccabees 5:8.
120-96 BC Aretas II, "Erotimus, King of the Arabs," is mentioned in connection with the siege of Gaza (c.
90 BC Obodas I, "King of the Arabs," was the son of Aretas II Obodas defeated Alexander Jannaeus and gained control of the Hauran and Jebal Druze
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 UFO Area - Halley's comet portrayed on ancient coin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A symbol on his crown that features a star with a curved tail may represent the passage of Halley's comet in 87 BC, say the Armenian and Italian researchers.
Tigranes could have seen Halley's comet when it passed closest to the Sun on 6 August in 87 BC, according to the researchers, who said the comet would have been a "most recordable event".
While the coin dates back to before 83 BC, when Tigranes conquered the ancient city of Antioch, the capital city of Syria at the time, researchers do not know its precise date.
www.ufoarea.com /aas_comet_coin.html   (496 words)

 Marian Roman (DBA II/49)
At Pharsalus in 48 BC, Caesar's 22,000 veterans decisively defeated the Pompeian army of 40,000.
From 40-36 BC, Octavian was occupied suppressing the rebellion of Pompey's son, Sextus Pompeius, in Spain.
By 35 BC, Lepidus had grown dissatisfied with his diminished status in the triumvirate and rebelled only to be defeated and forced into retirement by Octavian.
www.fanaticus.org /DBA/armies/II49.html   (2522 words)

 history - Dr. Rollinson's Courses and Resources
76-66 BC Alexandra Salome, widow of Alexander Jannai, succeeds him as ruler and appoints her son Hyrcanus II as high priest.
48 BC birth of a son, Caesarion, to Julius Caesar of Rome and Cleopatra VII of Egypt.
31 BC Naval Battle of Actium (in Greece) : Mark Antony and Cleopatra are defeated by Octavian and commit suicide.
www.drshirley.org /hist/hist08.html   (2028 words)

 U-boat Archive - BDU KTB PG30303
U 87 reported sinking two tankers totaling 51,200 ton in BB 9871.
U 87 shot up and returning, fuel 47 cubic meters.
Steamers steaming along the coast for ports north of New York are to steer for Cape Hatteras.
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 Norovirus (Stomach Flu) - BC HealthFile #87   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This is not influenza or the flu, which is a respiratory infection caused by the influenza virus.
Stomach flu outbreaks occur in B.C. communities every year.
For more information see BC HealthFile #85 Hand Washing for Parents and Kids.
www.bchealthguide.org /healthfiles/hfile87.stm   (892 words)

 hokiesports.com - Men's Basketball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
With the loss, Tech falls to 10-14 overall and 3-8 in conference action, while BC improves to 14-9 overall and 7-5 in BIG EAST play.
The short-handed Hokies turned the ball over 22 times in the contest and BC attempted 15 more free throws than Tech.
Junior forward Bryant Matthews, who scored 23 points in the loss, was the only Hokie in double figures.
www.hokiesports.com /mbasketball/recaps/02192003aaa.html   (251 words)

 Bluffton University Athletics - bc 87, tu 78 (OT)
Overmyer hit the 1,000 point mark with a free throw with 1:12 left in regulation, and his free throw with nine seconds left tied the game at 73-73 to force overtime.
He made the free throw, then stole Transy's inbounds pass and hit a running jumper in the lane to give BC a 72-71 lead.
Transy connected on three free throws to close the gap to within two points at 80-78 with 1:57 to play, but Bluffton scored the game's final seven points to notch their nine-point win, which was their largest lead of the game.
www.bluffton.edu /sports/mensbasketball/2002/02-09tu.html   (411 words)

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 Psalm 95 HOW TO WORSHIP A GREAT GOD 6/7/87 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Psalm 95 HOW TO WORSHIP A GREAT GOD 6/7/87 BC false
Worship is not just thanking God, singing about who He is, or celebrating His person, it is also harkening to and heeding His voice.
Issue revolves around the proper understanding of the term TODAY in Heb 3 and 4, which is linked with the promise of entering the rest
truthbase.net /worship_psalm95.htm   (588 words)

 Central Connecticut & Keene State At BC ::
Event 13 Women 1 mtr Diving =============================================================================== Name Year School Finals Points =============================================================================== 1 Cox, Katelyn BC 248.85 2 Rhines, Jennifer BC 233.55 3 Rubeis, Keri BC 188.48 4 Rake, Ashley FR Ccsu-CT 139.88
Event 24 Women 100 Yard Butterfly =============================================================================== Name Year School Finals Points =============================================================================== 1 Lane, Michelle BC 1:01.27 28.27 1:01.27 (33.00) 2 Couvares, Maurya BC 1:02.26 29.12 1:02.26 (33.14) 3 Hsia, Valerie BC 1:03.15 29.29 1:03.15 (33.86) 4 Harrington, Cindy BC 1:08.19 31.78 1:08.19 (36.41) 5 McKeon, Kathleen JR Ccsu-CT 1:28.52 42.45 1:28.52 (46.07)
Event 25 Women 3 mtr Diving =============================================================================== Name Year School Finals Points =============================================================================== 1 Rhines, Jennifer BC 248.63 2 Cox, Katelyn BC 237.00 3 Rubeis, Keri BC 204.45
bceagles.cstv.com /sports/w-swim/stats/123103aaa.html   (193 words)

 PlayYourGame.com - 2002 WHL Bantam Draft Selections
166 Kootenay Michael Young D 04/28/87 Williams Lake, BC 167 Kamloops Brock Nixon RW 02/04/87 Russell, MB 168 Regina SEA / REG Scott Wagner RW 05/24/87 Winnipeg, MB 169 Brandon Daryl Boyle D 02/24/87 Lethbridge, AB 170 Swift Current PASS
174 Prince Albert Spokane Mike Marino G 10/05/87 Coquitlam, BC 175 Saskatoon PASS
201 Prince George Ryan De Vries D 04/16/87 Smithers, BC 202 Spokane PASS
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 The Voyageurs: Canadian Soccer Supporters - List of all the U-20 players called
17 D LORETH, Joey Oregon State University (USA) 19-Jan-87 Victoria BC 19 D BARTKUS, Kyle University of Wisconsin-Green Bay 26-Jan-87 Edmonton AB 20 GK CATLEY, Adam Hartwick College (USA) 19-Dec-87 Burlington ON Vaughan Camp (December 18-23 with games against Sence College and University of Toronto)
O’CONNOR, Kent 1860 Munich (Germany) 5-Mar-87 North Vancouver BC EDGAR, David Newcastle United FC (England) 19-May-87 Kitchener ON HABER, Marcus National Training Centre - BC 11-Jan-89 Vancouver BC LESLIE, Stefan Vancouver Whitecaps 23-Oct-87 Richmond BC LACOSTE-LEBUIS, Olivier/Strasbourg (France)/28-Aug-90/Montreal/QC Midfielders
1 LESLIE, Stefan Vancouver Whitecaps 23-Oct-87 Richmond BC 1 LACOSTE-LEBUIS, Olivier/Strasbourg (France)/28-Aug-90/Montreal/QC Midfielders
www.canadian-soccer.com /forum/topic.asp?topic_id=10403   (765 words)

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