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Remarkable Shoe Find in Scotland

National Geographic reports a remarkable find of Roman shoes in Camelon, Scotland.  I hope to see the report. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2011/10/111010-roman-empire-shoes-fort-britain-archaeology-science/ About these ads

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Basketmaker-Anasazi sandals

These are sandals constructed from the narrow-leaf yucca.  These designs are based on specimens preserved in caves.  These might not be much to look at but they are remarkably impervious to the many sines, spikes, and other poky things found … Continue reading

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