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Who knows one hundred twenty-nine?

Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point at least twenty-four hours from now, I will:

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142-129 BCE - Jewish autonomy under Hasmoneans.

129-63 BCE - Jewish independence under Hasmonean monarchy.

(In 129 BCE, Antiochus died and the Selucid empire collapsed, so the Jews were able to regain independence in the Land of Israel.)

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