The Story of Tea, by Mary Lou Heiss & Robert Heiss
This wonderful and informative book is the most comprehensive book on tea in print today, bar none. With 417 pages and hundreds of photos and illustrations this tome examines tea through history, from countries of origin, to your kitchen counter. And most importantly, it is researched well, written lovingly, and is a joy to read. Perfect for the tea novice and tea connoisseur alike.