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Signed, Mata Hari

Yannick Murphy

Signed, Mata Hari

by Yannick Murphy

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Abacus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Secret service,
  • Women spies

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: 2007.

    StatementYannick Murphy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination276 p. ;
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25559121M
    ISBN 100349120218
    ISBN 109780349120218
    OCLC/WorldCa230989567

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Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod (née Zelle; 7 August – 15 October ), better known by the stage name Mata Hari (/ ˈ m ɑː t ə ˈ h ɑːr i /), was a Dutch exotic dancer and courtesan who was convicted of being a spy for Germany during World War I despite being innocent because the French Army needed a scapegoat and who was executed by firing Born: Margaretha Geertruida Zelle, 7 August.

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