Hannibal invades Italy, and with the help of the Ligurians he wins the battle of Trebbia

annibale
Die Schglacht bei Cannae

That Hannibal crossed the Alps with the Elephants to take the Romans who could not imagine such a feat behind him is history. Just as there was a battle on the Trebbia won by Annibale. The rest is legend.

There are several legends about the origin and etymology of the name of Zerba. We, on this page, limit ourselves

to tell the story. For the legends we refer you
on the page “from the books”, where you will find the opinions of
distinguished scholars
storia, Zerba, Comune di Zerba, Italia, Pietro Rebolini, Lesima, 1724, Castello