By Mary W. Craig
What occurred subsequent used to be half farce and half tragedy that led to her execution in October 1917. Recruited via either the Germans and the French as a secret agent, Mata Hari – codenamed H-21 – used to be additionally nearly recruited by way of the Russians. however the innocuous fantasies and lies she had advised on degree had develop into a part of the lethal video game of double brokers in the course of wartime. being affected by the large expense of conflict, the French gurus had to seize a undercover agent. Mata Hari, the dancer, the courtesan, the fantasist, grew to become the prize catch.
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