He was the ruler of the empire.
The empire grew as new countries were added.
The solders of the Roman Empire served for twenty years.
The Roman Empire existed from 27 BC to 476 AD.
Japan is the world's only remaining empire.
Another example of such impunity was the Armenian genocide of 1915 that was orchestrated by the Ottoman Empire.
Well, aside from (ahem) intimate knowledge of the Playboy Empire, Madison got her feet wet when she served as a photo editor apprentice in one episode of The Girls Next Door, assisting with the design of a 2007 Girls Next Door calendar.
Attractions in the city include the ornate State Capitol building, designed after Paris' Hotel de Ville; the "Egg," an egg-shaped performing arts center; and the Empire State Plaza, a striking mixed use facility in the heart of downtown.
It reminded her of one of her favorite space empire-building games, Homeworld.
After World War I, as the Ottoman Empire collapsed, several new countries emerged.