My top 4:
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The Roman Empire, without a doubt...Their influence on culture, language, the arts, politics, and religion continue today...Larry
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The Roman Empire would be my favourite candidate, if only for its longevity. It was still technically in existance as the Holy Roman Empire until 1805 AD.
Romulan, but I like Mr. Spock's answer that all empires fall
1. Hellenistic Greece
1. Great Britain
4. Russia (Czarist & Soviet)
5. Iberian (Spain & Portuguese)
3. Great Britain
4. Napoleonic France
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