Great non fiction read


This little book was picked up for $1 at the book fair. Again it was a case of the the book cover catching my eye, but this time it was the title that sparked my interest.

Not for all the tea in China is an idiom that is part of the English language.

The book is a delight to read and covers the history of how England stole the tea plants from China to set up their own plantations in India.

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