Realms Beyond Epic 9: Conquesting Deities

RBCiv's Ninth Competition game was one I had pushed for strongly, a Conquest-only game on Deity using the Japanese. How did I fare? The results were not what I ever would have expected...

4000BC     A Frustrating Start
1150BC     Frustration Continues; I Need Culture!
10AD         Fighting All Over the Land! But, Umm, Not By Me!
640AD       Casting the Dice: A Major Wartime Gambit
850AD       A Post-War Marshall Plan to Build the World's Strongest Economy
1345AD     Disaster! A Fatal Mistake