Monthly Archives: July 2011

tobacco leaves

History of Tobacco and Pipe Smoking, Part 1

Huron Indian myth has it that in ancient times, when the land was barren and the people were starving, the Great Spirit sent forth a woman to save humanity. As…

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Is it possible to be a ‘pipe smoking expert’…?

We all know that there are a plethora of Dos and Don’ts when it comes to pipe smoking and its many and varied techniques. We ourselves have published on this…

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The pipe smoking subtleties of a bygone era…

For some time now I have been musing on the fact that so much of the more subtle aspects of pipe-smoking have been lost, or are certainly well on their…

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