Historical Tales

Historical Tales, 12 different volumes

Highway robbers, fires, storms, battles, pirates, but also ingenuity, solidarity, comradeship: an apprenticeship of the notion of risk and insurance through the ages starting in the Prehistory in China to Old Rome and Herculaneum in Italy, Babylon Egypt, the Phoenicians in Cadiz, to Aventicum in Switzerland and the great fire of 1666 in London.   

Risky and the bearskin – V1
Chen the potter and the mothers of Daxi – V2
Abban learns the law – V3
Anty the scribe wants peace – V4
Demetrios, Aristophanes and the wasps – V5
Hanno’s voyage – V6
All for Ramutha’s beautiful eyes – V7
The tranquil retirement of Titus the Lame – V8
Marcus Vitellus has his back to the wall- V9
Sergio and the spy – V10
Nicolas Barbon reaps the benefits – V11
Edward Lloyd’s Last Day – V12