Century BCE

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Mount Aqraa - Baal-zephon
... by the conquering Assyrians in the 8th century BCE and by the Phoenicians ... experience of northwest Semitic cultures, from the early eighth century BCE onwards ... The Hittite name persisted in neo-Hittite culture into the ninth century BC and so when Greeks settled on the north side of Mount Hazzi they continued to call its main peak 'Mount Kasios'", Robin Lane Fox ...
Science And Technology Of The Han Dynasty - Nautics and Vehicles
... shipyard discovered in Guangzhou is now dated to the late 3rd century BCE, made during either the Qin Dynasty (221–206 BCE) or early Western Han Dynasty ... In 111 BCE, Emperor Wu conquered the Kingdom of Nanyue in what is now modern northern Vietnam and Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan thereafter he opened up ... By at least the 1st century CE — as proven by Eastern Han ceramic miniature models of ships found in various tombs — the Chinese would have been able to brave distant waters ...
Meleke - In Archaeological Excavations
... Beginning in about the seventh or eighth century BCE, the area where the church is now located was a large quarry, with the city of Jerusalem lying to the southeast ... and the earth and ash therein contained Iron Age II pottery, from about the seventh century BCE ... quarry continued to be used until the first century BCE, at which time it was filled, and covered with a layer of reddish-brown soil mixed with stone flakes from the ancient ...
Apollo Of Piombino
... Its archaic style led scholars like Reinhard Lullies and Max Hirmer to date it in the 5th century BCE and place its facture in Magna Graecia, the Hellenic culture area ... it to be— not simply an archaising sculpture of the 1st century BCE, of the kind designed to appeal to a Roman with refined tastes— but a consciously fabricated Roman forgery, with a false inlaid ... of an archaising pastiche, made for a Roman client in the 1st century BCE ...
Science And Technology Of The Han Dynasty - Metallurgy - Furnaces and Smelting Techniques
... The earliest specimens of cast iron found in China date to the 5th century BCE during the late Spring and Autumn Period, yet the oldest discovered blast furnaces date to the. 141–87 BCE) established a government monopoly over the iron industry in 117 BCE (most of the discovered iron works sites built before this date were merely foundries which recast iron that had been smelt ... forge and puddling process, the earliest specimens of such dating to the 2nd century BCE and found at Tieshengguo near Mount Song of Henan province ...

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    So the people will pay the penalty for their kings’ presumption, who, by devising evil, turn justice from her path with tortuous speech.
    Hesiod (c. 8th century B.C.)