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Author McShane, Clay
Title Horse in the City : Living Machines in the Nineteenth Century
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007
©2007
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Descript 1 online resource (275 pages)
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Series Animals, History, Culture Ser
Animals, History, Culture Ser
Note Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Dedication -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction. Thinking about Horses -- 1 Markets: The Urban Horse as a Commodity -- 2 Regulation: Controlling Horses and Their Humans -- 3 Powering Urban Transit -- 4 The Horse and Leisure: Serving the Needs of Di¤erent Urban Social Groups -- 5 Stables and the Built Environment -- 6 Nutrition: Feeding the Urban Horse -- 7 Health: Equine Disease and Mortality -- 8 The Decline and Persistence of the Urban Horse -- Epilogue. The Horse, the Car, and the City -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- Photographs follow page
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: McShane, Clay Horse in the City : Living Machines in the Nineteenth Century Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press,c2007 9781421400433
Subject Urban animals - United States - History - 19th century
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Alt Author Tarr, Joel
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