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Fireworks - The Art, Science and Technique.pdf
The favourite volume of fireworks buffs, Shimizu's text is full of information on both artistic and scientific topics related to fireworks. You'll also find a detailed history of the Japanese firework industry and loads of colour photographs.
About the Author
Dr. Shimizu was born in 1912 and has nearly 50 years experience in the firework field, joining the world-renowned Japanese firm of Hosoya Firework Co. in 1951 and becoming manager-director of that firm. Later he became manager-director of PL Fireworks Co. in the 1960s, responsible for the enormous annual firework displays at PL Festival. He is prestly director of Koa Firework Co. in Saitama-ken, Japan. He has written four books about fireworks and many articles. He still travels all over the world to attend various conferences on pyrotechnics and firework display.