Note 098
From Chapter 25 of the Decline & Fall

Salinarum finiumque causa Alemannis saepe jurgabant. Ammian. xxviii. 5.

Possibly they disputed the possession of the Sala, a river which produced salt, and which had been the object of ancient contention. Tacitus Annals xiii. 57, and Lipsius ad loc.

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