xiv, 295 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Beef from the pork barrel? introduction and overview Private gain, public health, and public policy in antebellum New Orleans Regulation prior to slaughterhouse A centralized abattoir for New Orleans The order of battle in the lower courts Appeal, repeal, and a compromise The Chase court The arguments Decision and dissents Conclusions.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of contents available online at: www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip046/2003015864.html.