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The Sith Explained

The Sith Wars
The Emperor
The Emperor
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The Great Schism was only the first of many great and bloody wars among the Sith, the Jedi, and the Galactic Republic. In every other instance, the Jedi would defeat the Sith at great cost. The Sith always managed to reemerge hundreds, sometimes thousands of years later to start their campaign against the Jedi once again.

The following sections are brief accounts of some of the more significant Sith wars.