An Englishman In Search Of A Tea Ceremony

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0101Tea As Commodity2000011720020819

Andrew Jefford presents a five-part exploration of the world of tea.

1: `Tea as Commodity'.

Jefford examines the international tea trade - and prepares to experience his first Japanese tea ceremony.

0102What Is Tea?2000011820020820

A five-part exploration of the world of tea.

2: `What Is Tea?' Andrew Jefford continues his training in the Japanese `way of tea' and examines the plant from which tea is produced.

0103Tea In History2000011920020821

A five-part exploration of the world of tea.

3: `Tea in History'.

Andrew Jefford traces the history of tea, from its legendary Chinese origins to its rise to international prominence.

0104Tea Culture2000012020020822

A five-part exploration of the world of tea.

4: `Tea Culture'.

Andrew Jefford explores the role of tea in the cultural and social life of Britain.

0105 LASTThe Tea Ceremony2000012120020823

A five-part exploration of the world of tea.

5: `The Tea Ceremony'.

Andrew Jefford experiences his first ceremony - in a council flat in south London.