His new book is Mr. America: The Tragic History of a Bodybuilding Icon.
Recently I asked the author about what he was reading. Fair's reply:
I am currently reading a lot accounts by and about Steve Reeves and the two autobiographies by Debbie Reynolds who co-starred with Reeves in the 1954 film Athena in preparation for my next book with David Chapman on "Muscles in the Movies."Learn more about Mr. America: The Tragic History of a Bodybuilding Icon at the University of Texas Press website.