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Eastern Empire:

see Roman Empire under RomeRome,
Ital. Roma, city (1991 pop. 2,775,250), capital of Italy and see of the pope, whose residence, Vatican City, is a sovereign state within the city of Rome. Rome is also the capital of Latium, a region of central Italy, and of Rome prov.
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; Byzantine EmpireByzantine Empire,
successor state to the Roman Empire (see under Rome), also called Eastern Empire and East Roman Empire. It was named after Byzantium, which Emperor Constantine I rebuilt (A.D. 330) as Constantinople and made the capital of the entire Roman Empire.
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While the Western Roman Empire disintegrated, the eastern empire reached its peak under Justinian I (A.D.
The topics include the early years, Rainier and the Royal Navy, the sources and uses of communication and intelligence, the geography and protection of maritime trade, the defense and expansion of Britain's eastern empire, and maintaining the squadron at sea.
The Book of Alexander the Great was first published in Greek in 1670 in Venice (a centre of Greek scholarship since the thirteenth century and even more so since the fall of the eastern empire).
(5) We know more about tsarist Russia's eastern empire than we did 20 years ago, but do we understand it any better?
The Roman world was divided into the Western Empire (Latin--Rome) and the Eastern Empire (Greek Constantinople).
The eastern empire never possessed the strategic depth of its western counterpart.
In this new work, on the Eastern Empire's grand strategy, Luttwak explains that after the collapse of the Western Empire in the fifth century, Eastern emperors no longer enjoyed this luxury.
In an excitement and joy for what the coordinators-parliamentarians arranged for me, I recalled a sacred testimony noted in the documentation of the Roman Eastern Empire. An agent of the royal secret police of that time (6th century, after the first wave of migration of the Slavic tribes), sent this report: "On the other side of the border tribes with a strange character are living.
The idea of a rival Sasanian superpower has probably endured because of events during the last great war between Rome and Persia in the 7th century, when the Sasanians briefly threatened to conquer most of the eastern empire. This may have magnified the power of Sasanian Persia in the minds of modern historians.
In another incident, Eddie Ahern got a four-day ban (August 11-14) for careless riding on sixth-placed Eastern Empire.
GOODWOOD: 1.30 Toga Tiger, 2.00 Kate Skate, 2.35 Golden Dixie, 3.10 Made To Ransom, 3.45 Ballyvonane, 4.20 Eastern Empire, 4.55 Inside Story, 5.30 Saloon.
At first, the Czechs were very happy to join the European family, from which they feel that they had been torn away by an Eastern empire and a different civilisation..

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