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  • Lote Day

    Jackson Stone · Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:12 AM

    My highlight was the nose flute beacuse it looked cool.

    The signifigants of lote day is beacuse we know chinese culture.

    i learnt that tiwan culture is really compilicated

    Lote day was a waste of time beacuse is was not interactive at all.

  • How significant events influense the world today

    Jackson Stone · Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:05 AM

    9/11 has influensed us by making the security around the world more tight and advanced. I think that 9/11 was important because now we know that al queasa and other terrorist groupes are more dangouros than we thought.

  • Blog post 3

    Alexander Radin · Sat, 09 Sep 2017 11:59 AM

    One of the many sieges where the Romans used the Ballista was the Siege of Aracillum in 25BC. The siege was fought during the Cantabrian Wars between the Romans and Cantabri. The Roman Generals in charge were Gaius Antistius and… More…

  • Blog Post 3

    Martin Mai · Fri, 08 Sep 2017 10:45 PM

    The Ballista was an ancient missile launcher designed to hurl javelins or heavy balls. Ballistae were powered by torsion derived from two thick skeins of twisted cords through which were thrust two separate arms joined at… More…

  • Blog Post 3

    Hudson Lund · Fri, 08 Sep 2017 07:32 PM

    Blog Post 3:

    The Siege of Dover Castle

    Year: 1216 AD

    Location: Dover on the English coast

    Opposing forces:

    Attackers:

    The attacking forces consisted of English and French rebels with the express purpose of overthrowing King John… More…

  • Blog Post 3 - The Siege of Yodfat

    Andre Fuller · Fri, 08 Sep 2017 02:23 PM

    Siege of Yodfat

     

    The opposing sides and armies were the Romans and the Galiliean Jews. The Romans were commanded by Titus Flavius Vespasianus and the Jews were commanded by Yosef Ben Maitityahu. The Jewish army consisted… More…

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    Thanh Pham · Fri, 08 Sep 2017 02:07 PM

    Siege of Baghdad

    The siege of Baghdad latest from January 29 to February 10, 1258. The Mongol forces used Trebuchets as a siege weapon during this siege. Hulagu intended to further extend his rule into Mesopotamia. Hulagu was… More…

  • Blogpost 3

    Ethan Dinopoulos · Fri, 08 Sep 2017 02:03 PM

    the trebuchet was a priceless item that was used frequently in the 4th century. It was on the same level as the catapult and they both were used for hurling small to large rocks to smash castles and or city walls. The medieval men… More…

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    Ethan Dinopoulos · Fri, 08 Sep 2017 01:43 PM

    The trebuchet is a siege engine that uses a large swimming arm to fire a projectile at a target or enemy. The trebuchet is an ancient war weapon that dates back to 300bc but it was extensively used by the french after they had seen… More…

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    Jake Williams · Thu, 07 Sep 2017 09:26 PM

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    The battle of Xiangyang was a key battle between the invading Yuan Dynasty armies fought by the Mongols and the Southern Song forces between 1267 AD and 1273 AD.  It was one of the longest sieges in the… More…

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