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AMSTERDAM - Tilting your head back, pinching a herring's tail between your thumb and forefinger and lowering it into your mouth, you're not just eating a raw fish. You're getting a briny taste of Dutch history.
GULBERWICK, Scotland - In the late winter dusk, hundreds of Vikings are marching down to the beach, bearing flaming torches. Their studded leather breastplates glint in the firelight as they roar and sing.
EDINBURGH, Scotland - Scotland's swithering "middle million" has Britain's future in its hands.