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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoe

A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while the wearer is .... Many medieval shoes were made using the turnshoe method of construction, in which the upper was turned flesh side ..... In 1968, Puma SE introduced the first pair of sneakers with Velcro straps in lieu of shoelaces, and these ...

www.livescience.com/4964-shoes-worn-40-000-years.html

Jun 5, 2008 ... He found a point in human history where the size of toe bones began to ... were probably wearing shoes even earlier, about 40,000 years ago.

people.seas.harvard.edu/~jones/mckay/history.html

As late as 1850 most shoes were made on absolutely straight lasts, there being no difference between the right and the left shoe. Breaking in a new pair of ...

www.footwearhistory.com

Part of figure 1 from: 2010 First Direct Evidence of Chalcolithic Footwear from the ... Then, high sole s were a necessity to keep the feet off of the dirty streets.

www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/10-facts-about-the-history-shoes.html

Jan 25, 2017 ... Until that time, there was no distinction between shoes made for left or right feet. The first pair of right and left footed shoes were made in ...

all-that-is-interesting.com/fascinating-history-footwear

Nov 26, 2013 ... The earliest shoe prototypes were soft, made from wraparound leather, and resembled either sandals or moccasins. Fascinating History Of ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/06/100609-worlds-oldest-leather-shoe-armenia-science

Jun 11, 2010 ... Previously, the oldest known closed-toe shoes were those belonging to Ötzi ... Sandals meanwhile, have an even longer history, with the oldest ...

bellatory.com/fashion-industry/The-History-of-Shoes-Early-Footwear

Jul 31, 2017 ... Dolores's interest in fashion history dates from her teenage years when ... These simple shoes, made of a single piece of leather were stitched ...

www.factmonster.com/cool-stuff/fashion-and-dress/history-sneakers