A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot
while doing .... The shoes originate in the Catalonian region of Spain as early as
the 13th ... Only gradually did the mo...
Ooh, aah, ouch! People in ancient times must have yelped like this when they
walked on rough ground without any shoes on. And it was probably the pain and
Jun 5, 2008 ... Humans started wearing shoes about 40,000 years ago, much earlier ... sense for
shoes to hit it big around the time Trinkaus thinks they did.
Sandals were the most common footwear in most early civilizations, however, a
few early cultures had shoes. In Mesopotamia, (c. 1600-1200 BC) a type of soft ...
Shoe design has come a long way since Bill Bowerman's waffle iron in 1971. In
years past the ... What does this mean for you and me? You can feel good about
Feb 4, 2013 ... Where did these impractical shoes come from, and why are women so
determined to hold onto their Louboutins and Jimmy Choos?
Aug 31, 2015 ... You may be able to think of several other common names for tennis shoes. So
how did these shoes come to be labeled with the name of one ...
Nov 27, 2013 ... Today I found out how tennis shoes came to be called sneakers. ... Asleep” · The
First Woman to Cast a Vote in Chicago Did So With Her Feet .... What Those
Nasty White Chunks That Sometimes Come From Your Throat Are ...
Old English scoh "shoe," from Proto-Germanic *skokhaz (source also of Old
Norse skor, Danish and Swedish sko, Old Frisian skoch, Old Saxon skoh, Middle
Nov 9, 2012 ... Heeled shoes were worn by both men and women, and most ... "Chopines" had
the same practical use as pattens did, but was exclusively for women. ... origin/>.
“The History of High Heels.” November 27, 2004. Web. 11 Nov ...