A sweeping narrative history of a terrifying serial
killer--America's first--who stalked Austin, Texas in 1885
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... more...