First Empire


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First Empire

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(Historical Terms) the period of imperial rule in France (1804–14) under Napoleon Bonaparte
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"And thus, your majesty," he concluded, "has faded back into the oblivion of the Stone Age our wondrous dream and with it has gone the First Empire of Pel-lucidar."
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The handful of Welsh athletes who featured in the first Empire Games in 1930 bunked up in a school next to the stadium, sleeping two dozen to a classroom.
"At least I can say that the empires I have chosen represent, by any standard, size, power (and) impact, the most important of the modern empires and that all of them would have to be included in any account of the role of empires in the world." The first empire Kumar tackles is the Ottoman Empire.
This is where Islam had its first empire, with a proper bureaucracy, internal security, a navy and a postal service.
With Napoleon's Guns: The Military Memoirs of an Officer of the First Empire (reprint, 2005)
The first Qin emperor, of terracotta warrior fame, had welded the first empire out of six rival warring states in 221 BC, achieving control over much of the territory that makes up modern China.
Bowers comes to Capital Services from First Empire Securities, where he was senior vice president of client relations.
Scotland is one of only six countries to have competed in every Commonwealth Games since the first Empire Games in 1930, alongside Australia, Canada, England, New Zealand and Wales.
In a historical sense the "First Empire" ("Erstes Reich") was established by Otto I (reigning from 936 until 973) in 962 who was crowned emperor by Pope John XII in Rome.
Most recently, Betty was Vice President of Sales & Marketing at First Empire Securities, a full-service institutional broker-dealer in Hauppaugne, NY.

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