The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America's First Serial Killer

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In the late 1800s, the city of Austin, Texas was on the cusp of emerging from an isolated western outpost into a truly cosmopolitan metropolis. But beginning in December 1884, Austin was terrorized by someone equally as vicious and, in some ways, far more diabolical than London's infamous Jack the Ripper. For almost exactly one year, the Midnight Assassin crisscrossed the entire city, striking on moonlit nights, using axes, knives, and long steel rods to rip apart women from every race and class. At the time the concept of ...

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0805097678

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9780805097672

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The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America's First Serial Killer
2016, Henry Holt & Company, New York

ISBN-13: 9780805097672

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The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America's First Serial Killer
2016, MacMillan Audio, New York

ISBN-13: 9781427261779

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