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For All the Tea in China

Author: Sarah Rose

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

ISBN: 0143118749

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 259

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An account of mid-19th-century botanist Robert Fortune's mission to travel to China's remote Wu Yi Shan hills to steal closely guarded secrets of tea horticulture and manufacturing describes his encounters with pirates, threatening weather and unethical people. A first book.
For All the Tea in China
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Sarah Rose
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Penguin Group USA

An account of mid-19th-century botanist Robert Fortune's mission to travel to China's remote Wu Yi Shan hills to steal closely guarded secrets of tea horticulture and manufacturing describes his encounters with pirates, threatening weather and unethical people. A first book.
For All the Tea in China
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Sarah Rose
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Random House

Robert Fortune was a Scottish gardener, botanist, plant hunter - and industrial spy. In 1848, the East India Company engaged him to make a clandestine trip into the interior of China - territory forbidden to foreigners - to steal the closely guarded secrets of tea. For centuries, China had been
For All the Tea in China
Language: en
Pages: 477
Authors: Stephen Sheppard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Tudor Communications

As the sun sets on the era of sailing ships, British captains Silas Hayes and Eli Lubbock race against a steam ship on the old tea route from Shanghai to Gravesend, England
Not for All the Tea in China
Language: en
Pages: 369
Authors: Chris Burrows
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-22 - Publisher: Grosvenor House Publishing

I was born in 1947 to a mother from Barnsley and a father from Essex. I have 3 great loves in my life: Barnsley FC, Yorkshire County Cricket Club and my wonderful wife. My wife is my rock; Yorkshire CCC are my summertime passion; the Super Reds break my heart
All the Tea in China
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Kyril Bonfiglioli
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-05 - Publisher: Viking

All the Tea in China - a Mortdecai novel by Kyril Bonfiglioli, soon to be a major film starring Johnny Depp 'One of the funniest writers ever' Uncut After committing a crime anyone but a close relative might forgive, Karli Mortdecai Van Cleef leaves Holland double-quick with his uncle's buckshot