An account of early underachievement, overdue triumph and eventual decline in both England and Scotland, featuring kings, economists and fishermen
James Puckle's 1700 version of his patriotic, herring fishery promotional pamphlet, crying out for English superiority over the Dutch
On the traditional song, collected across the British Isles, celebrating the ways the herring underpins everything of social importance
An 8,000 year history of salt and salt pickling, paying particular attention to the preservation of herrings by the German Hanse, the Dutch and the British.
An entry that possibly should have been filed under C, but which spuriously allows alphabetic completism