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Table of Contents
|List of Illustrations and Tables||p. ix|
|The Rise of Horse Racing in America||p. 1|
|The American Jockey Club and the Rebirth of the New York Turf||p. 16|
|The Emergence of the Brooklyn Racetracks, 1879-86||p. 46|
|The Ives Pool Law of 1887||p. 79|
|Politics and the Turf in New Jersey, 1870-94||p. 101|
|From the Board of Control to The Jockey Club, 1891-94||p. 137|
|The Poolroom Business in Metropolitan New York, 1863-98||p. 175|
|New York Racing under Attack, 1894-96||p. 214|
|A Glorious Decade of Racing: The New York Turf, 1897-1907||p. 235|
|The Gambling Trust and the Poolrooms, 1899-1913||p. 264|
|The Demise and Resurrection of Racing in New York, 1907-13||p. 302|
|Conclusion: Racing, Machine Politics, and Organized Crime||p. 349|
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