By Mary W. Craig
What occurred subsequent used to be half farce and half tragedy that led to 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 by way of the Russians. however the risk free fantasies and lies she had informed on level had develop into a part of the lethal online game of double brokers in the course of wartime. suffering from the massive rate of battle, the French specialists had to seize a secret agent. Mata Hari, the dancer, the courtesan, the fantasist, grew to become the prize catch.
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A Tangled Web: Mata Hari: Dancer, Courtesan, Spy by Mary W. Craig