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Griffin, W. E. B.

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Works: 206 works in 2,250 publications in 2 languages and 163,082 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  War fiction  Military history  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  Spy stories  War stories, American  Action and adventure fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author
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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 hunters by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
43 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,432 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
The outlaws by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,121 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
The double agents by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
30 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,106 libraries worldwide
Canidy, Fulmar, and their colleagues in the Office of Strategic Services work to convince Axis forces that an invasion of the European continent will take place on the beaches of Nazi-occupied France, an effort that is undermined by traitor spy activities
The saboteurs by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 3,078 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 )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,051 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
Secret honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,048 libraries worldwide
A World War II spy novel set in Argentina, featuring Cletus Frade, an OSS agent and heir to an oil fortune in Texas. Argentina is crawling with Nazis--their submarines refuel there--and some Nazis are prepared to spy for America in return for favors
Final justice by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,028 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 )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,987 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 has left six dead, most of them innocent bystanders, and days later the body of a headless Latina turns up in the Schuykill River. Everybody assumes they're not related, but Payne can't shake the hunch that there's something more to it--and that hunch leads him far from the City of Brotherly Love to the Texas-Mexico border
Death and honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,931 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
Retreat, hell! by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
30 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,925 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
Victory and honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,842 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
The soldier spies by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
38 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Polish and held by 2,824 libraries worldwide
In November 1942, war is raging in Europe. The invasion of North Africa has begun
In danger's path by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,808 libraries worldwide
During World War II, the OSS mounts a mission to the Gobi Desert in Mongolia to set up a weather station for aerial attacks against the Japanese. By the author of Brotherhood of War
Hazardous duty by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 2,726 libraries worldwide
"The Presidential Agent adventures return in the most harrowing novel yet in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series. Mexican drug cartels are shooting up the streets of Laredo and El Paso. Somali pirates are holding three U.S. tankers for ransom. The President is fed up and has what he thinks is a pretty bright idea-to get hold of Colonel Charley Castillo and his merry band and put them on the case. Unfortunately, that will be difficult. Everybody knows that the President hates Castillo's guts, has just had him forcibly retired from the military, and now Castillo's men are scattered far and wide, many of them in hiding. There are also whispers that the President himself is unstable-the word "nutcake" has been mentioned. How will it all play out? No one knows for sure, but for Castillo and company, only one thing is definite: It will be hazardous duty"--
Blood and honor by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,706 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 )
32 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 2,698 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
Behind the lines by W. E. B Griffin( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"On the island of Mindanao, a man calling himself "General" Fertig has set himself up as a guerrilla leader to harass the Japanese. Army records show that the only officer named Fertig in the Philippines is a reserve lieutenant colonel of the Corps of Engineers, reported MIA on Luzon, but still, the reports filtering out are interesting, and it's Marine lieutenant Ken McCoy's mission to sneak behind the lines and find out if he's for real."--Jacket
 
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controlled identity Butterworth, W. E. (William Edmund), 1929-

גריפין, וא״ב. קורות, ברוך
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English (383)
Polish (11)
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