Note 022
From Chapter 10 of the Decline & Fall

The Heruli, and the Uregundi or Burgundi, are particularly mentioned. Mascou's History of the Germans, l. v. A passage in the Augustan History, p. 28, seems to allude to this great emigration. The Marcomannic war was partly occasioned by the pressure of barbarous tribes, who fled before the arms of more northern barbarians.

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