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799

798

797                          Shoshenq IV -                       (Egypt XXIII)                                        Thebes (Userma'atre-Miamon)

                                Osorkon III +                       (Egypt XXIII)                                        Thebes

796

795

794

793

792

790                          Yaput I -                 (Egypt XXIII)                                        Leontopolis

789

788

787

786

785

784

783                          Period of prosperity in Israel under Jeroboam II (-748)

                                Shoshenq III -                       (Egypt XXII)

                                Pami +                                   (Egypt XXII)

                                Jeroboam II +                       (Israel)

782                          Adad-Nirari III -                   (Assyria)

                                Ji Jing (Xuan Wang) -       (China)                                                  Early (Western) Chou

781                          Ji Gong Nie +                       (China)                                                  Early (Western) Chou (You Wang)

780                          Alphabetic writing begins in Greece (Phoenician alphabet)

779

778

777

776                          First Olympiad in Greece (traditional date)

775

774

773                          Pami -                                    (Egypt XXII)

                                Shoshenq V +                       (Egypt XXII)                                          Aakheperre

772                          Second Olympiad

771                          WESTERN ZHOU -                                             (Bamboo Annals)

                                Jung Tribes from the west (India) invade China

                                Takelot III +                          (Egypt XXIII)                                        Thebes

                                Ji Gong Nie -                         (China)                                                   Early (Western) Chou (You Wang)

770                          EASTERN ZHOU +                                             (Bamboo Annals)

                                SPRING and AUTUMN PERIOD +   (-481)

                                Ping +                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)              

769                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

768                          Third Olympiad

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

767                          Egyptian Dynasty XXV - Kushite Era                             

                                "Negroid" Kushites of Sudan begin to take advantage of Egypt's decaying social fabric                    

                                Osorkon III -                        (Egypt XXIII)                                        Thebes

                                Takelot III -                           (Egypt XXIII)                                        Thebes

                                Amenrud +                            (Egypt XXIII)                                        Thebes

                                Kashta +                                (Egypt XXV)                                         Kushite

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

766                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

765                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

764                          Fourth Olympiad

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

763                          Eclipse anchors Assyrian list of imperial officials

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

762                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

761                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

760                          First Greek colony on Italian mainland  - Cumae

                                Egyptian Dynasty XXIV - Lybian dynasty of Great Chiefs of the West  (-685)

                                Fifth Olympiad

                                Thotemhat +                         (Egypt XXIII)                                        Hermopolis

                                Osorkon +                            (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

759                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

758                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

757                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

756                          Sixth Olympiad

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

755                          Hosea                                                                                     755-722

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

754                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

753                          Rome founded (traditional date)

                                Kashta -                 (Egypt XXV)                                         Kushite

                                Piye (Piankhy) +                  (Egypt XXV)                                         Kushite

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

752                          Seventh Olympiad

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

751                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

750                          Works and Days and Theogony (Hesiod)

                                Iliad and Odyssey reach approximately their present forms (-700)

                                Kushite capture Thebes under Kashta - go on to capture Memphis as well under Piankhy

                                Greek Archaic period

                                Greeks begin to build large temples

                                Cumae founded by Chalcis - first Greek colony

                                Amosí denunciation of the rich - Yahweh a god of justice

                                Sabaean kingdom begins  in Yemen (-115 BC)

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

                                Hesiod                                                                                   750-700

749                          Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

748                          Eighth Olympiad

                                Jeroboam II -                        (Israel)

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

                                Tiglath Pileser                                                                       748-727

747                          ERA OF NABONASSAR BEGINS (2/26)

                                Start of Ptolemy's Canon - (2/26) (* denotes correct PC chronology)

                                Nabonassar +                       (Babylon)                                               (747-733)                                              PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

746                          Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

745                          Egypt XXII -

                                Egypt XXIII +

                                Tiglath-Pileser III +            (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

744                          Accession of Tiglath-pileser III

                                Reorganization of the Assyrian army and empire

                                Beginning  of the century of Assyrian conquests, building and historical art

                                Ninth Olympiad

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

743                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR +   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Sparta begins First Messenian War to conquer Messenia (750-716)

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

742                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

                                Micah                                                                                     742-687

741                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

740                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Hosea's denunciation of the Israelites for their worship of gods other than Yahweh

                                Tenth Olympiad

                                Osorkon -                              (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW

                                Tefnakhte I +                        (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

                                Isaiah                                                                                     740-700

739                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

738                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

737                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

736                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Eleventh Olympiad

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

735                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Shoshenq V -                        (Egypt XXII)                                          Aakheperre

                                Osorkon IV +                       (Egypt XXII)                                          Aakheperre

                                Yaput II ca.                            (Egypt XXIII)                                        Leontopolis

                                Thotemhat -                          (Egypt XXIII)                                        Hermopolis

                                Nimlot +                                (Egypt XXIII)                                        Hermopolis

                                Ahaz +                                   (Judah)                                                  (735-715) King

                                Pekah ...                                 (Israel)                                                    (???-???) Kings

                                Rezin ...                                  (Aram-Damascus)                                (???-???) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

734                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Syracuse founded by Corinth

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar ...                       (Babylon)                                              (747-733)                                                PC 1*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

733                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabonassar -                        (Babylon)                                              (747-733) King                                      PC 1*

                                Nabu-nadin-zeri +                (Babylon)                                              (733-731) King                                      PC 2*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

732                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Assyrians overthrow city-state of Damascus

                                Twelfth Olympiad

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabu-nadin-zeri ...                (Babylon)                                              (733-731) King                                      PC 2*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

731                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Nabu-nadin-zeri -                 (Babylon)                                              (733-731) King                                      PC 2*                                     

                                Mukin-zeri +                          (Babylon)                                                                                                              PC 3*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

730                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

729                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

728                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Thirteenth Olympiad

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Tiglath-Pileser III ...             (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

727                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Deioces (Med.) +

                                Tiglath-Pileser III -               (Assyria)                                               (745-727) King 

                                Shalmaneser V +                   (Assyria)                                               (727-722) King

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

726                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Shalmaneser V ...                  (Assyria)                                               (727-722) King

                                UIulayu +                                                                                                                                                              PC 4*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

725                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR ...   (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Shalmaneser V ...                  (Assyria)                                               (727-722) King

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

724                          FIRST MESSENIAN WAR -  (743-724)                            Sparta vs. Messenia

                                Fourteenth Olympiad

                                Hoshea becomes King of Israel (northern) and becomes a "servant" of Shalmaneser V, offering tribute

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Pekah -                                   (Israel)                                                    (744-724) King

                                Hoshea +                               (Israel)                                                    (724-715) King (in Samaria)

                                Shalmaneser V ...                  (Assyria)                                               (727-722) King

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

723                          Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Shalmaneser V ...                  (Assyria)                                               (727-722) King

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

722                          Assyria under Shalmaneser V conquers Samaria in Israel under Hoshea

                                Shalmaneser V dies in Samaria (12/Tebet)

                                Assyrians under Sargon II destroy Samaria

                                Assyrians destroy kingdom of Israel

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Shalmaneser V -                    (Assyria)                                               (727-722) King

                                Sargon II +                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

721                          Israel Falls to Assyrians (722)

                                Shabaka +                              (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                UIulayu -                                                                                                                                                               PC 4*     

                                Merodach-baladan +           (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Ping ...                                    (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

720                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Ping -                                      (Eastern Zhou)                                     (770-720) 13th Zhou King (Ji Yijiu)

                                Huan +                                   (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

719                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

718                          Egypt XXIII -                        THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD  (1070-664 B.C.E.)                                                                 

                                Egypt XXIV +                       THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD  (1070-664 B.C.E.) 

                                Tefnakhte I -                         (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW

                                Bocchoris +                           (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW (King)

                                Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

717                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

716                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz ...                                   (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

715                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Ahaz -                                    (Judah)                                                   (735-715) King

                                Hezekiah +                             (Judah)                                                (716-687) King     

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

714                          Sargon II of Assyria reduces Urartu

                                Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

713                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

712                          Osorkon IV -                         (Egypt XXII)                                         Aakheperre

                                Bocchoris -                            (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW (King)

                                Tefnakhte II +                       (Egypt XXIV)                                        GCW

                                Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

711                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

710                          Assyrians destroy kingdom of Chaldea

                                Sargon II takes Babylon

                                Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan ...          (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

                                Archilochus                                                                          710-676    or      ca.680-645    Greek Lyric Iambic Poet   (Paros)

709                          Shabaka ...                             (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Merodach-baladan -            (Babylonia)                                           (721-709) King                                      PC 5*     

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

708                          Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)     

707                          Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

706                          Shabaka -                               (Egypt XXV)                                         (721-706) King (Kushite/Nubia)

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II ...                            (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

705                          Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sargon II -                             (Assyria)                                               (722-705)                                                PC 6*

                                Sennacherib +                       (Assyria)                                               (705-681) King

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

704                          Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sennacherib ...                      (Assyria)                                               (705-681) King

                                First Kingless Period +                                                                                                                                        PC 7*     

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

703                          Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sennacherib ...                      (Assyria)                                               (705-681) King

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

702                          Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sennacherib ...                      (Assyria)                                               (705-681) King

                                First Kingless Period -                                                                                                                                         PC 7*

                                Bel-ibni +                                                                                                                                                               PC 8*

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

701                          Sennacherib launches massive Assyrian invasion of Judah

                                Assyrians siege Judean city of Lachish          (II Kings 18-20)

                                Sennacherib establishes Assyrian capital at Nineveh

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sennacherib ...                      (Assyria)                                               (705-681) King

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

700                          Hesiod denounces the rich - Zeus god of justice

                                Development of hoplite tactics in Greece

                                Monarchies in Greece give way to oligarchies

                                Cimmerians destroy Phrygia

                                Union of Attica

                                Hezekiah ...                            (Judah)                                                   (716-687) King

                                Sennacherib ...                      (Assyria)                                               (705-681) King

                                Huan ...                                  (Eastern Zhou)                                     (720-697) 14th Zhou King (Ji Lin)

                                Kapila                                                                                     700-650                   Founder Samkhya School






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