MEANS, Howard. American, b. 1944. Genres: Military/Defense/Arms control, Politics/Government. Career: Chronicle of Higher Education, Washington, DC, special projects editor, 1975-77; Washingtonian, Washington, DC, senior writer, 1977-82, senior editor, 1989-; Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, FL, op-ed columnist, 1982-89. Publications: (co-ed) Faculty Collective Bargsining, 1976; (with R. Llewyllen) The District and Beyond, 1987; Colin Powell: Soldier/Statesman - Statesman/Soldier, 1992; 500-Year Delta, 1997; Visionary's Handbook, 2000; Money & Power: the History of Business, 2001. NOVELS: CSA-Confederate States of America, 1998. Address: 6709 Pyle Rd., Bethesda, MD 20817, U.S.A.