nicole c. vosseler
The English Botanist

For all the tea in China

London, 1843. They called it the Green Gold: Tea from China.

On behalf of the Horticultural Society, Robert Fortune sets out to explore tea cultivation and all flower treasures China has to offer. Leaving his wife and children at home, the withdrawn botanist sets out on a dangerous journey to this distant and forbidden country.

A botanical exploration, that will not only change his life - but also the course of history.

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