Persia: An ancient civilization, known as early as 2000 B.C. The Persian Empire was founded by Cyrus the Great (550-529 B.C.) and for 200 years, from 550 to 331 B.C., the Persians ruled the ancient world from India to Egypt. The territory west of India was called Persis by the Greeks who later called the entire empire Persia. In 331 B.C. the Persian wars against the Greeks ended disastrously under the counterattacks by Alexander the Great. The name Persia in modern times for the modern country was changed to Iran in 1935. 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  • It also gave him monopoly over banking for sixty years. (wikipedia.org)
  • However it was not until 1889 that he was able to get exclusive banking and mining rights for sixty years. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Imperial Bank of Persia was finally established in 1889 on the basis of the 1872 concession to Baron Julius De Reuter from the Persian government (Reuter concession) which made it the state bank, with the exclusive right to issue notes and tax free status for sixty years. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the time covered by the Old Testament to the time of the Christ was a span of about one hundred and sixty years. (seanet.com)
  • THE activities of the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts in China date back sixty years. (phoenixmasonry.org)
  • My article roughly covers two distinct time periods, the sixty years before and after 1850. (lehman.edu)
  • After some Magi, who had been attached to the Median court, proved to be expert in the interpretation of dreams, Darius the Great established them over the state religion of Persia. (ldolphin.org)
  • The courts of Persia, Darius believed, should be impartial and fair. (listverse.com)
  • CAPSULE REPORT: The pomegranate is an ancient fruit, originating in Persia. (thenibble.com)
  • With the constant talk of superfoods in the media, hundreds of new pomegranate beverages entering the market each year, and celebrities like Oprah declaring "pom-tinis" their signature cocktail, it's easy to forget that the American infatuation with all things pomegranate began only recently. (thenibble.com)
  • The Center for Disease Control in Atlanta reported in the year 2000 that over 70,000 people died in hospitals in the United States from infections that resisted synthetic drugs. (hubpages.com)
  • Well problem is that the Slavic state of macedon has little to no real historical or genetic connection to the Macedonia of 2000 years ago. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • In the third year of the reign of King Belshazzar a vision appeared to me-to me, Daniel-after the one that appeared to me the first time. (apologeticspress.org)
  • No date is given, but the writer may well have supposed or have traditionally heard that some such event took place about the eighteenth year of Nebuchadrezzar's reign, when he had brought to conclusion a series of great victories and conquests. (ccel.org)
  • Judea had remained a Persian province for the next two hundred years until the time that the Bible records 'the decree of Cyrus' giving permission to the Hebrew captives to go back to Jerusalem to rebuild their Temple. (bible-history.com)
  • I said as a joke that prince of Persia sands of time series in HD would be a great idea and he laughed and said sarcastically, I have no comment on the subject, I didn't think of the splinter cells though. (n4g.com)
  • KERRY: But, look, I've been around this thing for a long time, 29 years in the Senate, and I'm very proud of the 100 percent voting record for Israel in the course of that time. (voltairenet.org)
  • Only five years later, in 1738, he warranted a lodge in Antigua, B.W.I. From that time on Massachusetts has continually had more or less to do with Masonic work overseas. (phoenixmasonry.org)
  • A few years ago a lecturer I know spent some time in Latvia. (languagehat.com)
  • It has a 5 year truce, gives 0.5 prestige and adds a random 0.5, 1, 1.5 or 2 infamy each time it's used. (moddb.com)
  • He teaches electronic production to aspiring musicians, cofounded the city's ambitious SET Festival and last year launched a label, Zabte Sote, to spotlight local talent. (residentadvisor.net)
  • The multimedia presentation continues that tradition of innovation, juxtaposing vintage aerial photographs with new satellite imagery to show how much the terrain has changed over the last 80 years, and using these images to create a 3-D model of the original architecture. (uchicago.edu)
  • Attempting to establish itself as its own thing, Persia suffers a crisis of identity as it attempts to appeal to gamers and filmers alike, but ends up stiffing both parties. (gamesradar.com)
  • Sometimes He gives us unusual and inexplicable events-like tilmas with the image of the Virgin of Guadalupe, or blood that liquefies three times a year only on important feasts. (sermoncentral.com)
  • Building on the system of Solon, Cleisthenes then established (c.506 BC) a democracy for the freemen of Athens, and the city remained a democracy during most of the years of its greatness. (encyclopedia.com)
  • One hundred and fifty years of Russian power and fifty years of intensive Chinese subjugation of the region have considerably altered the foodways. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The Encyclopædia Iranica asserts that fifty years ago milk and dairy products often supplied from 12 to 25 percent of average daily calories. (westonaprice.org)
  • Much smaller and less powerful than Sparta at the start of the wars, Athens was more active and more effective in the fighting against Persia. (encyclopedia.com)
  • His teachings influenced the playwright Euripides, but his most famous pupil was Pericles, who dominated the political life of Athens during the 30 years Anaxagoras lived there. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Such articles highlighting the interactivity between Muslims and Europe, which spans back hundreds of years, can foster cultural awareness and intercultural respect. (muslimheritage.com)
  • 13 However, the prince of the kingdom of Persia opposed me for 21 days. (studybible.info)
  • Soon I'll return to fight the prince of Persia. (studybible.info)
  • and Cyrus king of Persia brought them out by the hand of Mithredath the treasurer, and counted them out to Sheshbazzar the prince of Judah. (bible-history.com)
  • Ubisoft's Prince of Persia swept nearly every category it was in except for best art direction and overall game of the year. (ign.com)
  • It would seem that the Splinter Cell and Prince of Persia Trilogy Collections that retailer Zavvi recently listed for release on PlayStation 3 may indeed be in the works. (n4g.com)
  • With that said, I so like the idea of remastered versions, I own the god of war collection, I will own the Sly cooper and Team Ico collections, and yes, Prince of Persia HD is coming, I have had the discussion with one of the Ubi people that shops at my store. (n4g.com)
  • 1. Confidence that the places and people mentioned in the Bible are accurate, even though those places and people existed thousands of years in the past. (bible-history.com)
  • Easy, provides the nitrogen needed, and should only take a few thousands or tens of thousands of years. (slashdot.org)
  • They have been cultivated worldwide for thousands of years. (melissas.com)
  • so many experts, people have trouble figuring out their ex's and are experts on someone who lived thousands of years ago. (topdocumentaryfilms.com)
  • In this work, extract of Persia americana variety 'Hass' and Actinidia deliciosa fruit were selected. (alliedacademies.org)
  • For antioxidant activity, different parts of fruit samples of Persia americana were prepared in methanol and in acetone solution while in case of Actinidia deliciosa whole fruit was soaked in methanol and in ethanol solution. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Persia americana variety 'Hass' belongs to family lauraceae and its fruit is berry shaped [ 1 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • The prize: huge military contracts - aircraft, warships, missile systems - and possible construction of nuclear power plants in Saudi Arabia, a deal similar to the one energy giant French Areva clinched last year with the United Arab Emirates (UAE). (globalresearch.ca)
  • I lost a year-long friendship-relationship with a girl i loved last year without being given a reason, and it took me til i returned from my trip to fully accept its termination. (everything2.com)
  • Three Marines were disciplined for their role in a videotaped incident that showed four Marines urinating on the corpse of a Taliban fighter in July of last year, the Marine Corps said in a statement. (cnn.com)
  • The exhibit and new 3-D mapping continues to demonstrate the vital importance of the Oriental Institute's original photographic and documentary archives from over 80 years ago," explained Jack Green, the museum's chief curator. (uchicago.edu)
  • I've followed Michael Collins Dunn over at the Middle East Institute's blog since its beginning in January this year. (blogspot.com)
  • During an incident during the return flight to Japan , Persia finds herself in the "Lovely Dream", the land where dreams are born and grow. (wikipedia.org)
  • Javier, a 30-year-old from Honduras, holds his 4-year-old son William during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 55 days following their detention at the Texas border, July 11, 2018. (reuters.com)
  • In addition to the TV series, two OVAs were released, and the main character, Persia, also appeared in two other Studio Pierrot special presentations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Such was the case 25 years ago next week, when normal life was interrupted one day in early August by Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait. (voltairenet.org)
  • After spending 21 years in Canada, Rachael wanted to start her life in a warmer climate and so chose to attend St. Mary's University School of Law in San Antonio, Texas, graduating with. (justia.com)
  • The Fairy Queen appears before Persia in the form of a butterfly, and explains that the Lovely Dream is in danger, requesting Persia's help. (wikipedia.org)
  • The researchers found some 2,000-year-old toilet wipes in the form of pieces of cloth wrapped around sticks. (listverse.com)
  • However bank runs did occur in the early years of the Bank and these runs were sometimes instigated by the Russians who were British rival in Persia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bank only issued small notes in the early years to be able to redeem the notes for silver even in the remote areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • We left our story with tree shrews, a pre-human stage some 70 million years ago. (bc.edu)
  • Reuter was granted Reuter concession in 1872 which granted him exclusive rights over virtually all the resources in the land of Persia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gardening, Yard Work Perils Cited IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A 33-year-old housewife was operating a riding mower that unexpectedly swerved down a hillside into a ditch. (newspapers.com)
  • While this particular song's violent unpredictability is soothed by the doleful breath of the tar on the following track, "Trans Force," much of Parallel Persia is confrontational music, at times hard to digest. (residentadvisor.net)