CRABTREE, John. British, b. 1950. Genres: History, Area studies, Politics/Government. Career: Freelance researcher and consultant, specialist in the Andean countries. Oxford Analytica (consulting firm), Oxford, England, Latin America editor, 1985-97; Oxford University, senior associate member of St. Antony's College, 1987-90, 1994-95. Universidade de Sao Paulo, visiting professor, 1990; University of London, Institute of Latin American Studies, visiting fellow. Publications: El fraude electoral en Bolivia, 1978; (with G. Duffy and J. Pearce) The Great Tin Crash, 1987; Peru Under Garcia: An Opportunity Lost, 1992; Fujimori's Peru: The Political Economy, 1998; (with L. Whitehead) Towards Democratic Viability: The Bolivian Experience, 2001. Address: 11 Walton St, Oxford, England.