Sunday, February 13, 2011
Shoe & Boot Making and Repairing Historic Book Collection on CD: Great resource
The history and evolution of shoemaking is a fascinating story. The Shoe & Boot Making and Repairing Historic Book Collection on CD contains 34 books which outline the history of shoemaking from its earliest days in ancient Egypt to the early 1900s. The collection covers fascinating facts about the manufacture and repair of shoes and boots, evolution of footwear styles through the ages and a variety of early 20th century shoe and boot catalogues showcasing the styles of the era. The CD runs on all Windows and Macintosh computers. (Web browser and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required - available for free download). The book index is organized in an HTML menu that is compatible with all browsers and the books themselves are in PDF format to allow them to be universally accessed. All the books are printable - either individual pages or the entire book.