By Mary W. Craig
What occurred subsequent was once half farce and half tragedy that resulted in her execution in October 1917. Recruited through either the Germans and the French as a undercover agent, Mata Hari – codenamed H-21 – was once additionally virtually recruited via the Russians. however the innocuous fantasies and lies she had advised on degree had turn into a part of the lethal video game of double brokers in the course of wartime. suffering from the large expense of conflict, the French gurus had to seize a undercover agent. Mata Hari, the dancer, the courtesan, the fantasist, turned the prize catch.
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