Mata Hari: Dancer, Prostitute and Spy

by Read Listen Learn · Espionage · Upper-Intermediate

Mata Hari is one of the most famous spies in history. But she is also a symbol of sexual temptation. In the end, she was shot as a spy in the First World War and died bravely. But what made her the woman she was? Where did she come from? Was she a dancer, a prostitute or a spy or all three? Read her fascinating story (1,300 words).

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