By Donald R. Prothero,Carl Buell
Written for everybody desirous about the massive beasts that when roamed the earth, this e-book introduces the large hornless rhinoceros, Indricotherium. those titanic animals inhabited Asia and Eurasia for greater than 14 million years, approximately 37 to 23 million years in the past. that they had skulls 6 toes lengthy, stood 22 ft excessive on the shoulder, and have been two times as heavy because the greatest elephant ever recorded, tipping the scales at 44,100 kilos. thankfully, the large brutes have been vegetarians. Donald R. Prothero tells their tale, from their discovery only a century in the past to the newest learn on how they lived and died.
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