• History 4a Notes
    (Sumerian King List) * marble etchings (Athenian Decree) * bronze tablet (Statue of Power of Emperor Vespasian) * coinage (currency of Alexander the Great) * papyrus (tax receipt from Egypt) * archaeological remains (city of Pompeii) * monuments (Great Pyramids at Giza) * pottery...
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  • Alexander Iii Summary 2
    Alexander III was born in 356 BC to mother Olympias and father Philip II in Pella. As an adolescent he was taught by the strict Leonidas of Epirus and the famous Greek philosopher Aristotle. Aristotle opened Alexander’s eyes to philosophy, science, and Homer’s Iliad. A copy of the Iliad was giving to...
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  • fajardo optional assignment 4
    Ashurbanipal was the strongest leader of the Assyrian empire who ruled by absolute power. The Library of Ashurbanipal existed long before the Library of Alexander and includes around 2,500 clay tablets. Who: Ashurbanipal and the Assyrian Empire What: Strongest leader of the Assyrian Empire and the first systematically...
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  • alexander the great
    Alexander the Great Alexander III of Macedon, commonly known as Alexander the Great, was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until the age of 16. Known for his brutal and legendary military tactics, Alexander was probably...
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  • Mauryan/Gupta India vs. Imperial Rome Methods of Political Control
    "Compare/Contrast Essay: Mauryan/Gupta India and Imperial Rome methods of political control" Gupta India (320 B.C.E-550 C.E.) and Imperial Rome (31 B.C.E.-476 C.E.) both had very distinctive methods of political control based on everything from cultural reasons to geographic limitations. Many factors...
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  • Alexander
    Sheila Go 6 Main Characters Name Character Name Description Colin Farrell Alexander III was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until the age of 16. By the age of thirty, he had created one of the largest...
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  • Ancient India: Civilizations
    Ancient India India is one of the world’s oldest civilizations. Its ancient history dates back further than most and has many periods. Very little is known about the earliest inhabitants of India. Ancient tools found in the Soan Valley and South India are the earliest evidence of humans in India...
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  • Columbus
    Alexander III of Macedon, commonly known as Alexander the Great , was a king of Macedon, By the age of thirty, he had created of one of the largest empires in ancient history, stretching from the Ionian Sea to the Himalayas. He was undefeated in battle and is considered one of the most successful commanders...
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  • Life
    know this is copied and pasted. I needed something to join. The Maurya Empire was a geographically extensive Iron Age historical power in ancient India, ruled by the Mauryan dynasty from 322 to 185 BCE. Originating from the kingdom of Magadha in the Indo-Gangetic plains (modern Bihar, eastern Uttar...
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  • Notes
    Aristocracy d. Slaves, very artistic and intelligent 4. Rivalry a. Were civil with each other b. Had to unite (w/ other citystates too) during Persian invasion C. Pericles in Greece 1. Had democratic political structure a. Each citizen would participate in electing officials & pass laws b. Used wise influence...
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  • Fall Final Exam Whap Review
    pottery and silk Horse drawn chariots Good bronze workers Oracle bones (writing) f) Extended family was important, patriarchal structure g) Invasions cause temporary decline- less of a break between river valley society and later Chinese civilizations than others Zhou Dynasty a) Wu Wang came...
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  • Alexander the great - emperor of MACEDONIA
    Alexander III of Macedon was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until the age of 16. By the age of thirty, he had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from the Ionian Sea to the Himalayas. He...
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  • Alexander the Great 13
    Alexander the Great lived before Christ, but he was driven by a vision of global unity as modern as today. Alexander is seen in many roles in our culture. The most famous of these is being a great general and conqueror of the world. During his short life, Alexander conquered the known world and helped...
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  • Ancient India
    P1: India became involved with the expansion of the Persian empire as the Persian emperor Darius conquered the Indus Valley and Kashmir. P2: From Persian administrators, Indians learned how to rule large tracts of land and huge numbers of people, minting silver coins, how to facilitate trade, and currency...
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  • Ap World Notes
    certain god while India believed in many gods. - Male dominated society, women had virtually no rights Mauryan/Gupta India Political – Caste System, Regionalism + diversity, Ashoka (grandson of Chandra Gupta, led military, converted to Buddhism and the promoted peace throughout India, wrote on rocks...
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  • the world in 6 glasses
    -Satraps-Persian administrators usually members of the royal family, who governed a satrapy -Seleucids- Persian empire(323-83 bce) founded by Seleucus after Alexander the great -Zarathustra- Persian prophet (628-551 bce) who founded Zoroastrianism -Zoroasrianism- Persian religion based on Zarathrustra The rise...
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  • World Civilizations Assign 02
    27, 2012 Alexander the Great. What types of qualities come to mind when you hear that name? An idealistic king? A brutal ant agonizer? Whichever trait you choose to describe Alexander the Great, one thing is for sure: he is one of the most perplexing great figure in out time. Alexander III of Macedon...
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  • Medicince
    Adventure Story is a 1949 play by the English dramatist Terence Mervyn Rattigan. The play tells the story of Alexander the Great and his conquests. The play focuses on the transformation of Alexander after his conquest of Persia from a military adventurist to an uncompromising despot (dictator) with grand...
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  • 19th Century Events
    was assassinated, novelist Benjamin Disraeli became Britain's prime minister, John Muir arrived in Yosemite Valley, and hero of the Civil War Ulysses S. Grant became president of the United States. Learn about the 1860s. 1870-1880 Bismarck provoked the Franco-Prussian War, Yellowstone became the...
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  • Timeline
    northern Syria. * 2200 BC - The Hattic King Pamba repulses the campaigns of Sargon's grandson, the Akkadian King Naram-Suen. * 2193 BC - Gutian invasion destroys Akkadian empire. * 2116 BC - 2110 BC - Utchengal's reign over Sumerianand Akkadian cities. * c. 2083 BC - c. 2050 BC - The Dark Age...
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