ABRAMSON, Rudy. American, b. 1937. Genres: Biography, History. Career: Los Angeles Times, Washington, DC, correspondent, 1965-93. Publications: Spanning the Century: The Life of W. Averell Harriman, 1891-1986, 1992; Hallowed Ground: Preserving America's Heritage, 1996. Contributor of reviews and articles to periodicals. Address: c/o Goodman Associates, 500 West End Ave., New York, NY 10024, U.S.A.