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Adv.1.B.C. - before the Christian era; used following dates before the supposed year Christ was born; "in 200 BC"
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He is, by an almost universal consent, allowed to have been born about the year 620 B.
Demetrius Phalereus, a philosopher at Athens about 300 B.
He is placed, by one critic, l4 as far back as the institution of the Achaian League, B.
From the time of Thales of Miletus, in the fifth century B.
Critics from Plutarch downwards have almost unanimously rejected the lines 654-662, on the ground that Hesiod's Amphidamas is the hero of the Lelantine Wars between Chalcis and Eretria, whose death may be placed circa 705 B.
s bid to fulfill Alberta's desire to ship oil through B.
Vancouver -- Canadian bishops are warning against a deal struck between the B.
The stone (drawing, right) shows the 0lmec developed writing systems earlier than other civilizations in the region, like the Maya and the Zapotec, whose writings date no earlier than 500 B.
Researchers excavating the ruins of an ancient pyramid in northeastern Guatemala have discovered examples of the earliest known Maya writing, produced between 300 B.
One attempt at this was the mass wedding he engineered at the Persian city of Susa in 324 B.
government decided to outsource the processing of Canadians' medical claims previously processed by B.
Following his success in bringing Sicily to heel, Pompey was dispatched to North Africa and eventually to Spain, where the last remnants of the Marians, led by a capable general named Sertorius, held out until 71 B.