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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 Different Urban Social Groups 5. Stables and the Built Environment 6. Nutrition: Feeding the Urban Horse 7. Health: Equine Disease and Mortality 8. Persistence and Decline of the Urban Horse Epilogue Notes Index
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Draft horses -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Urban animals -- United States -- History -- 19th century.