Slaughterhouse : Chicago's Union Stock Yard and the world it made (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Slaughterhouse : Chicago's Union Stock Yard and the world it made

Author: Dominic A Pacyga
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press. C 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dominic A Pacyga
ISBN: 9780226123097 022612309X
OCLC Number: 1035764936
Description: 1 v. (xvii-233 p.) : illustrations, carte, jaquette illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface: confronting the modern in Chicago's Square Mile --
Spectacle: facing the modern world --
Genesis: from swamp to industrial giant --
Working in the yards: the move to the modern --
"Success comes to those who hustle wisely": the emergence of the greatest livestock market in the world --
Slaughterhouse blues: the decline and fall of the Union Stock Yard --
Innovate for efficiency though with less stench: the square mile after the Union --
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