HANDELMAN, Stephen. American, b. 1947. Genres: Area studies, International relations/Current affairs, Politics/Government. Career: New York Free Press, NYC, assistant editor, 1967-69; New York Times, NYC, news assistant, 1967-68; Penticton Herald/Prince George Citizen, reporter, 1969-71; Miami News, Miami, FL, and Jacksonville, MS, reporter, 1973-74; Toronto Star, ON, Canada, reporter, 1974-76, political writer, 1977-80, bureau chief in Middle East and Europe, 1981-87, bureau chief in Moscow, 1987-92; Time Canada, columnist, 1998-; writer. Publications: Uncommon Kingdom: The British in the 1980s, 1988; Comrade Criminal: Russia's New Mafiya, 1995, in UK as Comrade Criminal: The Theft of the Second Russian Revolution, 1995. Contributor to periodicals. Address: 102 W 85th St #8F, New York, NY 10024, U.S.A.