Table of contents for The horse in the city : living machines in the nineteenth century / Clay McShane and Joel A. Tarr.

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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

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Draft horses -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Urban animals -- United States -- History -- 19th century.