Messalina or Salomé? The Life and Times of Mata Hari, International Woman of Mystery
(Filip Matthijs) The Low Countries - 2001, № 9, pp. 143-154
Margaretha Geertruida Zelle was born in Leeuwarden in 1876 but became infamous as Mata Hari, exotic, mistress extraordinaire and possible superspy. Was she indeed as deceitful and voluptuous as often described? Lots of questions and only some answers about this sinister Salomé.