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Griffin, W. E. B.

Overview
Works: 245 works in 2,048 publications in 2 languages and 165,478 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Military history  War fiction  War stories  War stories, American  Detective and mystery stories, American  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3557, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about W. E. B Griffin
Publications by W. E. B Griffin
Most widely held works by W. E. B Griffin
The hostage by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
39 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 3,481 libraries worldwide
Department of Homeland Security agent Charley Castillo conducts a discreet investigation involving a murdered diplomat's brother-in-law, a man possessing key information about the scandalous United Nations oil-for-food program in Iraq
The hunters by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
35 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 3,458 libraries worldwide
Acting on orders from the president, Charley Castillo and his team travel to Uruguay in pursuit of answers pertaining to missing oil-for-food scandal funds, only to witness the murder of the man they seek
Black ops by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
27 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 3,374 libraries worldwide
The Russian bear is stirring--and it's hungry--in the thrilling fifth novel of the Presidential Agent series. Could sabers be rattling for a new Cold War--or worse? Lieutenant Colonel Charley Castillo is about to find out as the Delta Force operative investigates the disappearances and deaths of covert U.S. intelligence assets working for a variety of agencies
The shooters by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 3,269 libraries worldwide
Remaining in Argentina to tie up loose ends pertaining to the UN oil-for-food scandal, Delta Force officer Charley Castillo learns about the disappearance of a key DEA agent who has become a casualty of diplomatic complacency and the international drug trade
By order of the President by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 3,225 libraries worldwide
When a leased Boeing 727 mysteriously vanishes after two passengers murder the pilot, Army intelligence officer Major Carlos Guillermo Castillo, a veteran of the Special Forces, is called in by the president of the United States to uncover the truth and embarks on an undercover investigation into a case with frightening implications
The double agents by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 3,138 libraries worldwide
Canidy, Fulmar, and their colleagues in the Office of Strategic Services work to convince Axis forces that the Allies are not planning an invasion of Sicily, an effort that is undermined by a traitor. David Niven, Peter Ustinov, and James Bond creator Ian Fleming are characters
The saboteurs by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 3,110 libraries worldwide
A new OSS adventure finds the agents of Wild Bill Donovan fighting the Battle of the Atlantic on two fronts, a situation that is compromised by a possible saboteur
The investigators by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 3,079 libraries worldwide
In Philadelphia, detective Matt Payne goes to war against terrorists, his mission complicated by crooked policemen. The novel is part of the Badge of Honor series, devoted to police officers
Final justice by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,066 libraries worldwide
Recently promoted to sergeant and assigned to the homicide department, detective Matt Payne finds more than his share of challenges in three assignments involving a fast-food shooting, a guru murderer, and a police movie star
The traffickers by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
24 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,995 libraries worldwide
Homicide Sergeant Matthew Payne is used to murder, but lately there's been an awful lot of it in Philadelphia. A gangland shooting in a popular tourist location left six dead, most of them bystanders, and days later the headless body of a Latina turns up in the Schuylkill River. Everybody assumes that they're not related, but Payne can't shake the hunch that there's something more to it - and that hunch leads him to the Texas-Mexico border
The outlaws by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2,976 libraries worldwide
Charlie Castillo's secret unit has been disbanded, but that doesn't mean he's out of business. A FedEx package arrives, bearing photos of barrels containing some of the most dangerous biohazard materials on Earth, all of which were supposed to have been destroyed during a raid on a secret Russian factory in the Congo. Who has them, and what do they want? Castillo has a feeling he's not going to like the answers
Retreat, hell! by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,947 libraries worldwide
Extraordinary challenges face the Marines in Korea. It is the fall of 1950. The Marines have made a pivotal breakthrough at Inchon, but a roller coaster awaits them
Death and honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,947 libraries worldwide
The year is 1943, and Argentina is officially neutral, but crawling with every kind of spy, sympathizer, and military official imaginable. The hero is Cletus Frade, a Marine pilot recruited by the OSS, with strong family ties to Argentina, and a lot on his hands. OSS chief Wild Bill Donovan has asked him to set up his own official-but-really-OSS airline in Argentina, using "loaned" Lockheed Lodestars and Constellations. Of even more concern are two interwoven German operations: a government scheme for Jews outside the Fatherland to purchase the freedom of their relatives in concentration camps, who will then be transported to Argentina and Uruguay; and a plan called Operation Phoenix
The vigilantes by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,911 libraries worldwide
"There's a sudden spike in murders in Philadelphia, but no one seems to mind much, because the victims are street thugs and lowlifes. But as Homicide sergeant Matt Payne starts looking under the right rocks, he gets a feeling there's more going on than just bad guys burning one another ..."--Inside front cover
The soldier spies by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,828 libraries worldwide
Major Richard Caniday of the Office of Strategic Services, the World War II spy agency, embarks on a mission to smuggle a scientist out of Germany. The scientist is an expert on jet aircraft, which both sides are racing to build
Victory and honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,828 libraries worldwide
Facing daunting challenges in the form of political threats against the OSS and the early stirrings of the Cold War, Cletus Frade and his colleague conduct a secret operation to counter the growing ambitions of Joseph Stalin
Blood and honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 2,752 libraries worldwide
A spy story in Buenos Aires during World War II. It features Cletus Frade, a Spanish-speaking Marine Corps flier on assignment for the OSS. His mission is to prevent a German ship from rearming and resupplying U-boats in the South Atlantic
The murderers by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
30 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 2,731 libraries worldwide
In Philadelphia, a policeman suspected of drug dealing is murdered, a bar owner and his wife are gunned down and a young woman dies from drug overdose. It is up to detectives Matt Payne and Jason Washington to put together the pieces. Sixth novel in a police series by the author of The Assassin
Close combat by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
22 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 2,720 libraries worldwide
An epic novel of World War II brings the saga of The Corps into exciting arenas all over the Pacific, as American forces brace to defend Guadalcanal from an all-out effort by the Japanese to recapture the island. From Iwo Jima to Australia to Washington, old faces and new are faced with the challenge of their lives
The honor of spies by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
24 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 2,658 libraries worldwide
August 6, 1943: In his brief career in the Office of Strategic Services, twenty-four-year-old Cletus Frade has already been involved in a lot of unusual situations, but nothing like the one he's in now, standing with a German lieutenant colonel named Wilhelm Frogger in a Mississippi prisoner of war detention facility. Frade's job? To help Frogger escape so the OSS can use Frogger's knowledge and connections to kill Adolf Hitler
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Butterworth, W. E. (William Edmund), 1929-

גריפין, וא״ב. קורות, ברוך
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English (480)
Polish (6)
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