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People, Places, Things - Latin America History
Aztecs
Incas
Montezuma
Cortes
most powerful civilization in central and southern Mexico
lived along the western coast of South America
ruler of the Aztecs
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs
Aztecs
most powerful civilization in central and southern Mexico
Incas
lived along the western coast of South America
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Colonial America people places and things
Sir Walter Raleigh
Roanoke Island
John White
Captain John Smith
1585 Raleigh sent 100 men to settle on Roanoke Island after a…
Queen Elizabeth II Sir Walter Raleigh the right to claim land…
A mapmaker an artist Led a group of people to Roanoke Island…
Soldier and explorer who led people in Jamestown went to Engl…
Sir Walter Raleigh
1585 Raleigh sent 100 men to settle on Roanoke Island after a…
Roanoke Island
Queen Elizabeth II Sir Walter Raleigh the right to claim land…
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History people, places, and things
Sahara Desert
Nile River
Tigris River
Euphrates River
3,500 mi. , across N. Africa from Red Sea to Atlantic, becaus…
flows through Egypt, longest river
more water, source mnt. of Turkey, (Turkey, Syria, Iraq), som…
longer, source mnt. of Turkey, (Turkey, Syria, Iraq)
Sahara Desert
3,500 mi. , across N. Africa from Red Sea to Atlantic, becaus…
Nile River
flows through Egypt, longest river
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history places and things
2nd continental congress
Olive Branch Petition
continental army
ethan allen
delegation convened in Philadelphia in 1775 to send the Olive…
most clearly demonstrated that the colonies wanted to restore…
American army
leader of the green mountain boys
2nd continental congress
delegation convened in Philadelphia in 1775 to send the Olive…
Olive Branch Petition
most clearly demonstrated that the colonies wanted to restore…
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History- Things and Places
Malinchista
"Santa Maria"
"Victoria"
St. Augustine
Mexican word that means a traitor to one's people
Christopher Columbus's flagship
The first ship to sail around the world
The oldest city in the US
Malinchista
Mexican word that means a traitor to one's people
"Santa Maria"
Christopher Columbus's flagship
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History 630 things and places
Nubia
Israel
Christianity and Islam
Chaldeans
Region in present day Sudan, on the Nile River. later known a…
Southwest Asian country south of Lebanon. Middle eastern coun…
Two different religions that have many connections.
An empire that built important landmarks in Babylon.
Nubia
Region in present day Sudan, on the Nile River. later known a…
Israel
Southwest Asian country south of Lebanon. Middle eastern coun…
Christ and the Americas: Chapter 6; People, Places, and Things
John Cabot
Sir Francis Drake
Virginia Dare
John Carver
England's first explorer; landed in Newfoundland; lost withou…
English pirate sent by Elizabeth; attacked Spanish ships and…
First English child born in New Norld; born at second colony…
made governor of the Saints ans Strangers throught eh Mayflow…
John Cabot
England's first explorer; landed in Newfoundland; lost withou…
Sir Francis Drake
English pirate sent by Elizabeth; attacked Spanish ships and…
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History people place things
Sam steele
Crow foot
Lady Aberdeen
James Macleod
Fought against fenians, negotiated treaties, kept order durin…
Chief of siksika, negotiated treaty 7
Wife of Governor General, established national council for wo…
Scared away the whiskey traders at Fort whoop up
Sam steele
Fought against fenians, negotiated treaties, kept order durin…
Crow foot
Chief of siksika, negotiated treaty 7
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People place and things history
Socialism
Karl marx
Proletariat
Bourgeoisie
Has many aplications
Was a student of philosophy and history during years of study…
Labors
Capitalists
Socialism
Has many aplications
Karl marx
Was a student of philosophy and history during years of study…
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Things, place, people history
Far East
Indies
New world
Line of Demacration
Place
Place
Place
Thing
Far East
Place
Indies
Place
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Christ and the Americas: Chapter 8; People, Places, and Things
Sir William Howe
General Charles Lee
General Burgoyne
Horatio Gates
British Gerneal who did not press his advantage after the bat…
Washington's sunordinate officer; arrested for disobedience a…
British General who marched down from Canada and attacked at…
American commander; given credit for victory at saratoga; des…
Sir William Howe
British Gerneal who did not press his advantage after the bat…
General Charles Lee
Washington's sunordinate officer; arrested for disobedience a…
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History Vocab- Events/Places/Things
Atlantic Charter
Braceros
Brinkmanship
Dust Bowl
Agreement between FDR and Churchill from August 1941 setting…
Program begun during WWII to provide labor for harvesting tha…
Policy under Eisenhower focusing on atomic weapons delivered…
Representing agricultural hardship during the Depression, thi…
Atlantic Charter
Agreement between FDR and Churchill from August 1941 setting…
Braceros
Program begun during WWII to provide labor for harvesting tha…
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history vocab people places and things
lode
ore
vigilantes
ghost town
a mass or strip of ore sandwiched between layers of rock
a mineral mined for the valuable substance it contains such a…
people who take the law into their own hands
former mining town that became deserted
lode
a mass or strip of ore sandwiched between layers of rock
ore
a mineral mined for the valuable substance it contains such a…
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History people places and things to know
Clovis
Mayor of palace
Charlemagne
Manor
became the leader of one of these Frankish kingdoms... in 481. H…
became the real power in the kingdom
Charles became the sole ruler of the Frankish kingdom. His in…
The estate on which most people lived was known as a
Clovis
became the leader of one of these Frankish kingdoms... in 481. H…
Mayor of palace
became the real power in the kingdom
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Animal farm Things and places in history
Animal Farm
Foxwood
Pinchfiled
city of Willingdon
The Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.)
England, owned by Pilkington
Germany, owned by Fredrick
Europe
Animal Farm
The Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.)
Foxwood
England, owned by Pilkington
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History Final: People, Places & Things
patrician
plebeian
consul
Punic Wars
in Ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
in Ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
in the Roman republic, one of the two powerful officials elec…
a series of three wars between Rome and Carthage; resulted in…
patrician
in Ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
plebeian
in Ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
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History Events/Places/Things - Final
Holocaust
D-Day
Pearl Harbor
New Deal
the killing of six million Jews
the day (June 6, 1944) in World War II on which Allied forces…
a major United States naval base in Hawaii that was attacked…
a group of government programs and policies established under…
Holocaust
the killing of six million Jews
D-Day
the day (June 6, 1944) in World War II on which Allied forces…
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History Test 2 - Places and Things
the bastille
estates general
white man's burden
palm oil
a royal prison, to obtain weapons for the city's defense; Ang…
Made up of Three Classes of people: First Estate-clergy, Seco…
Poem written in response to America's seisure of Philippines…
lubricated machinery, made into candles, ingredient in soap;…
the bastille
a royal prison, to obtain weapons for the city's defense; Ang…
estates general
Made up of Three Classes of people: First Estate-clergy, Seco…
History of Journalism -- People, Places, & Things
"Amos 'n' Andy"
ARPANET
Carl Bernstein
Cam Ne
An American radio show and television sitcom set in Harlem.... C…
The Advanced Research Projects Agency Network was an early pa…
An investigative journalist and author at the Washington Post…
A small town in Vietnam, Marines went in and started burning…
"Amos 'n' Andy"
An American radio show and television sitcom set in Harlem.... C…
ARPANET
The Advanced Research Projects Agency Network was an early pa…
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WW2 History Places/Things
A Refusal to Mourn the Death, by Fire,…
A4 (V-2) Rocket
Absolute National Defense Sphere
All American Girls Professional Baseba…
Poem by Dylan Thomas
Guided Ballistic Missile developed by Nazi's... begining Sept 19…
Japanese Defensive area in south east asia / pacific ... Ground…
Founded in 1943... Founded to keep baseball in public eye while…
A Refusal to Mourn the Death, by Fire,…
Poem by Dylan Thomas
A4 (V-2) Rocket
Guided Ballistic Missile developed by Nazi's... begining Sept 19…
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New England History (Places, Things, etc.)
The Arabella
religion
charter
Massachusets Bay Colony
The Arabella
religion
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History 9 Africa People, Places, Things (Reed)
Queen Makeda/ Sheba
King Solomon
Menilek
Frumentius
supposedly had child with King Solomon
King of Israel
son of Sheba and Solomon, became King of Ethiopia
First bishop of Aksum, tutor to king
Queen Makeda/ Sheba
supposedly had child with King Solomon
King Solomon
King of Israel
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OT History Objects, Places & Things
Bethlehem
Courage
Dagon
Holy war
"House of bread" hometown of Elimelechs family who would leav…
The ability to stand even when I prayed, not the absence of f…
Chief god of the philistines. They believed he sent rain and…
Special, God ordained war for the taking and the holding of t…
Bethlehem
"House of bread" hometown of Elimelechs family who would leav…
Courage
The ability to stand even when I prayed, not the absence of f…
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People, place, and things to remember: history
Voltaire
First estate
Second estate
Third estate
Wrote volume of literature to describe and endorse enlightenm…
The archbishops and bishops, numbered about ten thousand.
Was composed of about three hundred fifty thousand nobles and…
This group contained a wide variety of citizens, including th…
Voltaire
Wrote volume of literature to describe and endorse enlightenm…
First estate
The archbishops and bishops, numbered about ten thousand.
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History QIII Final - Places, Things
Italy
moneychangers
highest rung of guild
middle rung of guild
Monopoly on Mediterranean trade?
Identify coins
Master
Journeyman
Italy
Monopoly on Mediterranean trade?
moneychangers
Identify coins
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WORLD HISTORY GRADE 6 CIVILIZATIONS OF THE AMERICAS PEOPLE AND PLACES
CENTRAL AMERICA
MESOAMERICA
OLMEC
ZAPOTEC
Serves as a land bridge between North and South America
A geographic region in the western hemisphere that was home o…
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
An early Mesoamerican civilization that was centered in the O…
CENTRAL AMERICA
Serves as a land bridge between North and South America
MESOAMERICA
A geographic region in the western hemisphere that was home o…
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Just History things.... (Latin America)
How was Machu Picchu held up?
What was the accepted reason for Machu…
What is the man-made waterway built be…
Fill in the blank. The _______________…
Terraces
Built as a Royal Estate
Panama Canal
Cuban Missile Crisis
How was Machu Picchu held up?
Terraces
What was the accepted reason for Machu…
Built as a Royal Estate
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AMERICAN HISTORY PEOPLE,PLACES,EVENTS AND THINGS OF THE COLONIES
JOHN ROLFE
JOHN SMITH
NATHANIEL BACON
INDENTURED SERVANTS
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Who led a rebellion of farmers against the Virginia government?
Colonists who received free passage to North America in excha…
JOHN ROLFE
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
JOHN SMITH
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
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Greek History Review Test #4- People, Places and Things
Politics
Herodotus
Archimedes
philosophy
Aristotle's writing about the ideal Greek state
"Father of History," stressed the importance of research, set…
(287-212 BCE) Greek mathematician and inventor. He wrote work…
"Love of Wisdom"... In Greek this word literally means "love of…
Politics
Aristotle's writing about the ideal Greek state
Herodotus
"Father of History," stressed the importance of research, set…
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History 102 Exam 2 Places/ Things
The Encyclopedia
Biblical Astronomy
Scientific Revolution Philosophies
Louis XVI Trail
- 1772... - 100 authors... - Government/ Philospophy... - Secular
- New scientists contradict ... - Bible clearly gave impressions…
- Would expose abuses... - Popularize new science... - Idea that re…
December 1792... - Citizen Capet (not unanimous; bare majority)
The Encyclopedia
- 1772... - 100 authors... - Government/ Philospophy... - Secular
Biblical Astronomy
- New scientists contradict ... - Bible clearly gave impressions…
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Roman History Review Test #1- Important People, Places, and Things
Lucias Tarquinius Superbus
Tullus Hostilius
Virgil
Livy
son of Tarquinius Priscus
Third king of Rome; grandson of Romulus
Classical Roman poet, author of Aenied
Historian of Roman Republic who wrote about the struggle betw…
Lucias Tarquinius Superbus
son of Tarquinius Priscus
Tullus Hostilius
Third king of Rome; grandson of Romulus
World History: People, Places, and Things to Know
Pax Romana
Princeps
Augustus
Cicero
Roman peace
First citizen
Co-emperor of half the Roman Empire under Diocletian's plan
Dominate the first half of the literary age.... One of the lead…
Pax Romana
Roman peace
Princeps
First citizen
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History 630 Semester Exam: Things and Places
Nubia
Chistianity
Islam
Israel
A large African kingdom to the south of Egypt
religion based on the teachings of jesus of nazareth
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
An Ancient kingdom north of Judah; Father of the 12 tribes of…
Nubia
A large African kingdom to the south of Egypt
Chistianity
religion based on the teachings of jesus of nazareth
World History Places, Events, Things, and Works
Nile
Mesopotamia
Nubia
Giza
Longest River in the world and runs through Egypt.
First inhabited land of the world and means "in-between the r…
The southern Region of Egypt who used to clash cultures and t…
The land where all the Pyramids are.
Nile
Longest River in the world and runs through Egypt.
Mesopotamia
First inhabited land of the world and means "in-between the r…
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Roman History #4 Test Review- Important People, Places, and Things
Domitian
Horace
Laws of Twelve Tables
Toga
Emperor after Titus; persecuted many Christians
Poet of "Odes". "Epistles", and "Satires"
Laws written down and place in forum, can't be changed now, l…
A long drape worn over the tunic, could only be worn by a Rom…
Domitian
Emperor after Titus; persecuted many Christians
Horace
Poet of "Odes". "Epistles", and "Satires"
Chapter 3 American History People, Places, and Things
Charter
Sir Walter Raleigh
Joint-Stock Company
Captain John Smith
a document, issued by a sovereign or state, outlining the con…
English explorer Queen Elizabeth's favorite
an association of individuals in a business enterprise with t…
Helped build Jamestown and helped it flourish
Charter
a document, issued by a sovereign or state, outlining the con…
Sir Walter Raleigh
English explorer Queen Elizabeth's favorite
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US History - Unit 4 - Places & Things
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory
Galveston, TX
where most European Immigrants checked in to the US... ships arr…
Asian immigrants were typically checked into the US here
fire here killed 146 young women in 1911, after the accident…
was the first to use a commission after it was practically de…
Ellis Island
where most European Immigrants checked in to the US... ships arr…
Angel Island
Asian immigrants were typically checked into the US here
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Greek History Review Test #3- Important People, Places and Things
Anabasis
the Pnyx
Peace of Nicias
oath of the Ephebi
most famous work of Xenophon, who died in 354. The story deta…
The meeting place of the Assembly.
peace treaty between city states of Athens and Sparta in 421…
Oath taken by young men to honor their country.
Anabasis
most famous work of Xenophon, who died in 354. The story deta…
the Pnyx
The meeting place of the Assembly.
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People places as and things to remember history
Christopher Columbus
Nomadic
John Cabot
Francis drake and queen Ilizebeth
exploration of the new world and he was thought he was in ind…
Constantly on the Move in search of game and wild plants
Laid claim to the atlantic coast of North America for England
Most famous of the Sea Dogs and sail down the coast of South…
Christopher Columbus
exploration of the new world and he was thought he was in ind…
Nomadic
Constantly on the Move in search of game and wild plants
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History Ch 24 - places, things, vocab
fascism
Nazi Party
Axis powers
"Good Neighbor Policy"
(Italian) an economic and political system in which the total…
(National Socialist German Workers Party)
Rome (Italy) - Berlin (Germany) - Tokyo (Japan) axis
President Hoover's policy with Latin America, continued by Ro…
fascism
(Italian) an economic and political system in which the total…
Nazi Party
(National Socialist German Workers Party)
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History unit 1 people and places and things.
Francisco pizarro
Hernando cortés
Bartolome de las casa
Powhatan
Spanish conquistador, who in 1532, inslaved the incas people…
Spanish conquistador, conquered aztecs in 1519
Spanish missonary who appalled by the method of spanish occup…
Cheif of the powhatan confederacy, father of pocahontas in ti…
Francisco pizarro
Spanish conquistador, who in 1532, inslaved the incas people…
Hernando cortés
Spanish conquistador, conquered aztecs in 1519
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Unit 1 people/ places and things history honors
Francisco Pizarro
Hernando Cortés
Bartolome de Las Casa
Powhatan
A Spanish conquistador who in 1532 crushed and enslaved the I…
A Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs in 1519.
A Spanish missionary who was appalled by the method of the Sp…
He was the chief of the Powhatan confederacy and the father o…
Francisco Pizarro
A Spanish conquistador who in 1532 crushed and enslaved the I…
Hernando Cortés
A Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs in 1519.
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Roman History Review #3- Important People, Places, and Things
Quintus Fabius Maximus
Dido
Hannibal
Caius Gracchus
Dictator during the 2nd Punic War; "the Delayer"
(Roman mythology) a princess of Tyre who was the founder and…
Carthage's greatest general and son of Hamilcar
Great Roman reformer and brother of Tiberius
Quintus Fabius Maximus
Dictator during the 2nd Punic War; "the Delayer"
Dido
(Roman mythology) a princess of Tyre who was the founder and…
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World History Chapter 17 Persons Places Things
humanism
renaissance
Secular
patron
an intellectual movement that focused on human potential and…
This movement that started in Italy caused an explosion of cr…
worldly rather and spiritual
someone who funded an artist
humanism
an intellectual movement that focused on human potential and…
renaissance
This movement that started in Italy caused an explosion of cr…
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World History Chapter 16 Persons Places Things
Tikal
Glyphs
codex
Popol Vuh
a large city built by the maya in northern guatemala
the writing system the maya used
recorded works of history from the maya
writing expanding that gods created humans outs of maize and…
Tikal
a large city built by the maya in northern guatemala
Glyphs
the writing system the maya used
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World History Chapter 14 Persons Places Things
Cathedrals
Romanique
Gothic
Crusades
Large churches built in cities. Thought of as a representatio…
Architect style that consisted of round arches, a heavy roof…
Architect style that consisted of a tall building with large…
The battles to take over the holy land, or Jerusalem.
Cathedrals
Large churches built in cities. Thought of as a representatio…
Romanique
Architect style that consisted of round arches, a heavy roof…
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World History Chapter 12 Persons Places Things
Sui Dynasty
Tang Dynasty
Tang Taizong
Wu Zhou
founded by Wendi, who was able to unite all of China. However…
founded by Tang Taizong. Strong dynasty that came after Sui,…
Founder of Tang Dynasty, helped expand empire back to it's fo…
Expanded over Korea. First female emperor.
Sui Dynasty
founded by Wendi, who was able to unite all of China. However…
Tang Dynasty
founded by Tang Taizong. Strong dynasty that came after Sui,…
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Roman History Test Review #2 - Important People, Places, and Things
Consuls
Vestals
Mars
Meneius Agrippa
In the Roman republic, one of the two powerful officials or m…
the six priestesses that took care of Vesta's fire in Rome
god of agriculture
plebeian spokesman who brought peace at Mons Sacer
Consuls
In the Roman republic, one of the two powerful officials or m…
Vestals
the six priestesses that took care of Vesta's fire in Rome
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Places and things. Chapter 13 American History
The Rio Grande
The Alamo
The Gadsen Purchase
The Mexican War
Became the boundary of Texas
San Antonio's abandoned mission. Texans lost the fight and be…
Completed the territory of the lower 48 states. Bought the la…
America wanted more land which lead to war between Mexico and…
The Rio Grande
Became the boundary of Texas
The Alamo
San Antonio's abandoned mission. Texans lost the fight and be…
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World History Chapter 15 Persons Places Things
Empire of Ghana
Empire of Mali
Empire of Songhai
Sundiata
region southwest of Sahara desert, contained niger and senega…
conquered empire of Ghana and expanded to create this empire.
as the mali empire decresed, groups of people broke off and u…
Mali's first great leader, became emperor, good administrator…
Empire of Ghana
region southwest of Sahara desert, contained niger and senega…
Empire of Mali
conquered empire of Ghana and expanded to create this empire.
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