Tuesday, June 27, 2017


Tea at Trianon links to an article on Salt making in the Adriatic sea.

The Adriatic, having a higher salinity due to its shallow depth, had more productive solar ponds compared with those of the Tyrrhenian Sea, much closer to Rome

alas the article isn't at the link, but the site is very interesting for history buffs.

if you are interested in salt, try listening to this excellent book:

 If you want a preview of what's in the book, check out the discussion on CSPAN's book tv:

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