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>Biggest Empire on earth at some point.
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>Biggest Empire on earth at some point.
>The reconquista.
>Owned the majority of the New world.
>Defeat the Aztec Empire using 200 men.
>Cucked the Germans.
>Cucked the English.
>Is the reason Christianity is the biggest religion on earth.
>Lost one war in the 18th century and just went downhill
>Spend the entirety of the 19th century killing themselves.
>Irrelevant in the 20th.
>They keep trying to balkanize what's left of it's corpse in the 21th.

What the fuck is wrong with Spain?
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>>53472991
Where's mozambique?
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>>53472991
Mad high inflation from all the gold and silver they were mining, they never really recovered from it.

Their biggest achievement in the conquest of most the new world was also the reason for their downfall.
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>>53472991
>France
>Spanish empire
Of couuuurse
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>>53472991
>Is the reason Christianity is the biggest religion on earth.

what's so good about it
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>>53473157
>"Sacred river"
>Dumps sewage/poo and trash in it
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>>53473051
Wasn't part of the Portuguese empire during the Iberian union?

>>53473063
>Mad high inflation from all the gold and silver they were mining, they never really recovered from it.

That doesn't explain why they went downhill, instead of trying to keep it together.

>>53473136
I'm pretty sure the light red countries are there for reference.

>>53473157
DEUS VULT.
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>>53473157
"And though shall not defacate in the streets like common animal" Mark 4:20

Thought the world important things
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>>53473157
Not even a believer, but at least it's better than worshipping rats desu senpai
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>>53472991
if they were so good, why aren't they around today?
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>>53472991
I think there is an error in your map sir. No offence intended tough. Maybe you can explain why Switzerland is part (or in some sort of sphere) of the Spanish empire? Thank you!
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>>53473283
>>53473263
>>53473252
>>53473231
>worshipping invisible skydaddy
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>>53473386
I think red isn't empire, idk what the actual fuck light red is since france, nor poland nor china was inside of spanish OR portuguese influence.

Except germany since we brought the HRE at some point in time.
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>>53473386
Probably something to do with the Habsburgs?

I really don't know
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>>53473487
>tips poo fedora
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>>53473386
ok w/e I found the source:
http://prussianink.deviantart.com/art/Greater-Spanish-Empire-496097812
its some fictional alt-hist
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>>53472991
SPAIN IS NOT SPAIN
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>>53472991
Some people really have too much time on their hands. Just get a fucking job instead of drawing shit, unrealistic and overall annoying retarded maps.
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>>53473386
It's the Habsburg empire, not the Spanish empire, which was just one of the Habsburg posessions.
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>>53473544
well meme'd my friend

Christianity is cancer though
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>>53472991
we were biggest nation in europe and almost biggest in world too but we failed
sometimes empires realize they became shit and fall
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>>53473263
Thank you burger
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>>53472991
THIS FLAG IS FROM FRANCO ERA LOL
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>>53473597
the Hapsburg where swiss in origin but did not rule the swiss when they ruled the spanish
>also good map
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That map is a little optimistic
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>>53473646

Go worship a cow. I like my cheeseburgers holy.
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>21th
>twenty furty century
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>>53473761
This is accurate
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>>53472991
Absolutely bullshit map.

>>53473761
This is accurate.
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>>53473252
>Wasn't part of the Portuguese empire during the Iberian union?
yes it was, the map isn't accurate
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>>53473487
>poos on street
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>>53475536
In your country People speak spanish or English?
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>>53472991
>i'm not pagan
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>>53475989
>I praise satan
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>>53476048
>i respond to a fedora post without a fedora
>manannĂ¡n is satan because he drowns innocent wefyewgees
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>lower population than other european powers (france, GB, germs)
>failed at centralisation
>catholicism holding back innovation
>habsburg inbreeding
spain was doomed
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>>53476147
>he isn't a hardline catholic and praying to matamoros DAILY
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>>53475987
what kind of a meme question is this?
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>>53476147
>i rate zidane
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>>53472991
>What the fuck is wrong with Spain?
The question should be, what the fuck is wrong with all empires in history. And the answer is too many enemies, within and outside of the empire.
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>cucked the english

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_Armada
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2nd_Spanish_Armada
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3rd_Spanish_Armada

hmm
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>>53473487
>worshipping rural child born with eight limbs
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