Mata Hari, Sinister Salome?


Mata Hari was an exotic dancer and a courtesan, but today she's known more for her work as a spy. In this podcast, Katie and Sarah take a look at the extraordinary life of Mata Hari -- and whether the French intelligence community used her as a scapegoat.

Public Domain Image from a 1910 Magazine Scan

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Topics in this Podcast: wwi, World War I, biographies, women, entertainment history, Espionage, 19th century, netherlands, 20th century, Spies