Here is a book that all lovers of Chinese tea will treasure. A treasure-trove of information, including tea ceremonies, tea pots, and the health and aesthetic virtues of perhaps the world's most remarkable beverage. Fully illustrated. Contains glossary, index, bibliography, and Chinese English nomenclature of tea.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Kit Chow was born in southern China and "rediscovered" tea (something he had always taken for granted) in order to improve his own health. The result was (is) a lifelong quest to (re)discover the growers, doctors, and lifelong tea drinkers in China, East Asia, and around the world. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Ione Kramer was born in Racine, Wisconsin on September 4th 1926. She received an MA in English and Dramatic Arts from Columbia University. Ione worked for The Guardian in New York as a reporter. She moved to China in the early 1950s and worked for 30 years as an editor at China Reconstructs (now China Today), the English-language magazine founded by Soong Ching-ling (Madame Sun Yat-sen). In 1989 she returned to the U.S. where she retired in Fremont, CA and co-authored "All the Tea in China" with Kit Chow. Ione died on May 31, 2008.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description China Books, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0835121976
Book Description China Books, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110835121976
Book Description Long River Pr, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. second edition edition. 208 pages. 8.50x7.75x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0835121976