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Author Wallace, Leonie

Title Horrible man : sinister secrets and truths untold : the Portland hair salon murders / Leonie Wallace
Published Fremantle, W.A. : Fontaine Press, [2012]


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Description xii, 273 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, plans, portraits, maps ; 23 cm
regular print
Summary It is one of Australia's worst unsolved crimes. On a Friday afternoon as the wind down to the weekend begins, two women are held hostage in a hairdressing salon. They scream and fight for their lives, but they face a killer's frenzied rage. Two unlikely victims and an unlikely crime scene at an unlikely time of day
Analysis Australian
Subject Acocks, Claire
Penny, Margaret, 1812-1891.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) -- Australia -- Portland (Vic.)
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) -- Australia -- Victoria -- Portland
Criminal investigation -- Australia -- Portland (Vic.)
Criminal investigation -- Australia -- Victoria -- Portland
Murder -- Investigation -- Australia -- Victoria -- Portland
Murder -- Australia -- Portland (Vic.)
Murder -- Australia -- Victoria -- Portland
ISBN 098067297X (paperback)
9780980672978 (paperback)