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The Resource Mata Hari's last dance : a novel, Michelle Moran

Mata Hari's last dance : a novel, Michelle Moran

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Mata Hari's last dance : a novel
Title
Mata Hari's last dance
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Moran
Title variation
Mata Haris last dance
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"From the international bestselling author of Rebel Queen and Nefertiti comes a captivating novel about the infamous Mata Hari, exotic dancer, adored courtesan, and, possibly, relentless spy. Paris, 1917. The notorious dancer Mata Hari sits in a cold cell awaiting freedom...or death. Alone and despondent, Mata Hari is as confused as the rest of the world about the charges she's been arrested on: treason leading to the deaths of thousands of French soldiers. As Mata Hari waits for her fate to be decided, she relays the story of her life to a reporter who is allowed to visit her in prison. Beginning with her carefree childhood, Mata Hari recounts her father's cruel abandonment of her family as well her calamitous marriage to a military officer. Taken to the island of Java, Mata Hari refuses to be ruled by her abusive husband and instead learns to dance, paving the way to her stardom as Europe's most infamous dancer. From exotic Indian temples and glamorous Parisian theatres to stark German barracks in war-torn Europe, international bestselling author Michelle Moran who "expertly balances fact and fiction" (Associated Press) brings to vibrant life the famed world of Mata Hari: dancer, courtesan, and possibly, spy"--
Summary
"From the international bestselling author of Rebel Queen and Nefertiti comes a captivating novel about the infamous Mata Hari, exotic dancer, adored courtesan, and, possibly, relentless spy. Paris, 1917. The notorious dancer Mata Hari sits in a cold cell awaiting freedom...or death. Alone and despondent, Mata Hari is as confused as the rest of the world about the charges she's been arrested on: treason leading to the deaths of thousands of French soldiers. As Mata Hari waits for her fate to be decided, she relays the story of her life to a reporter who is allowed to visit her in prison. Beginning with her carefree childhood, Mata Hari recounts her father's cruel abandonment of her family as well her calamitous marriage to a military officer. Taken to the island of Java, Mata Hari refuses to be ruled by her abusive husband and instead learns to dance, paving the way to her stardom as Europe's most infamous dancer. From exotic Indian temples and glamorous Parisian theatres to stark German barracks in war-torn Europe, international bestselling author Michelle Moran who "expertly balances fact and fiction" (Associated Press) brings to vibrant life the famed world of Mata Hari: dancer, courtesan, and possibly, spy"--
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10485713
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Moran, Michelle
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mata Hari
  • Mata Hari
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women spies
  • Stripteasers
  • FICTION / Historical
  • FICTION / Romance / Historical
  • FICTION / Biographical
  • Stripteasers
  • Women spies
Target audience
adult
Label
Mata Hari's last dance : a novel, Michelle Moran
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn913337313
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9781476716398
Lccn
2015051095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)913337313
Label
Mata Hari's last dance : a novel, Michelle Moran
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn913337313
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9781476716398
Lccn
2015051095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)913337313

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