All-American IV

Otherworldly, 2004

Little Bear Press

All-American IV: Otherworldly includes two projects by Bruce Weber: a photographic profile of the wrestler Kyle Maynard and a chapter devoted to the professional bear trainer Ruth LaBarge. In addition to these projects, All-American IV features the photography of Howard Bingham, paintings and prints by the California artist Millard Sheets, selected writings by the late Washington Star columnist Mary McGrory, poems by Donald Justice, paintings by Bill Traylor and photographs by Charles Shannon, and photographs by Horace Bristol. Also included are chapters devoted to the war veterinarian Captain William Putney and the early film career of John Derek. In describing this volume, Bruce Weber has said, “I want the book to have a feeling of discovery.” All- American IV: Otherworldly softbound, 144 pages, with 40 full-color plates and 47 duotones.