Interval - The Museum Moor

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Philipp Blom chronicles the extraordinary story of the soldier, linguist and historian Angelo Soliman, who rose from being a slave boy to moving in the highest circles in Mozart's Vienna, becoming a tutor to princes and a confidant of Emperor Joseph II.

However, it was after Soliman's death that the story took a truly bizarre - and macabre - turn.