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W.E.B. Griffin W.E.B. Griffin (born November 10, 1929) grew up in the suburbs of New York City and Philadelphia. He is a writer of military and detective fiction. He is also published under 11 other pseudonyms and 3 versions of his real name (W. E. Butterworth, William E. Butterworth, and William E. Butterworth III). You can find W.E.B. Griffin books and signed novels below this author biography.

He enlisted in the United States Army in 1946. After basic training, he received counterintelligence training at Fort Holabird, Maryland. He was assigned to the Army of Occupation in Germany, and ultimately to the staff of then-Major General I.D. White, commander of the U.S. Constabulary.

In 1951, Griffin was recalled to active duty for the Korean War, interrupting his education at Phillips University, Marburg an der Lahn, Germany. In Korea he earned the Combat Infantry Badge as a combat correspondent and later served as acting X Corps (Group) information officer under Lieutenant General White.

On his release from active duty in 1953, Mr. Griffin was appointed Chief of the Publications Division of the U.S. Army Signal Aviation Test & Support Activity at Fort Rucker, Alabama.

Griffin is a member of the Special Operations Association, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the American Legion, the Army Aviation Association, the Armor Association, and the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) Society. He has been vested into the Order of St. George of the U.S. Armor Association, and the Order of St. Andrew of the U.S. Army Aviation Association, and been awarded Honorary Doctoral degrees by Norwich University, the nation's first and oldest private military college, and by Troy State University (Ala.).

He has been awarded honorary membership in the Special Forces Association, the Marine Corps Combat Correspondents Association, the Marine Raiders Association, and the U.S. Army Otter & Caribou Association. In January 2003, he was made a life member of the Police Chiefs Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, and the State of Delaware.

He is the co-founder, with historian Colonel Carlo D'Este, of the William E. Colby Seminar on Intelligence, Military, and Diplomatic Affairs.

He is a Life Member of the National Rifle Association. And he belongs to the Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Pensacola, Florida, chapters of the Flat Earth Society.

Griffin divides his time between the Gulf Coast and Buenos Aires..

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Broken Trust
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Broken Trust by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth IV

The Hunting Trip
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The Hunting Trip by William E. Butterworth III

Deadly Assets
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Deadly Assets by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth

The Assassination Option
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The Assassination Option by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth

Top Secret
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Top Secret by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth

Hazardous Duty
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Hazardous Duty by W.E.B. Griffin and William E. Butterworth
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Investigators, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Investigators, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine  dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Broken Trust | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Broken Trust | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book. October 2016 NY: Penguin   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by both authors..   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Broken Trust | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Broken Trust | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book. October 2016 NY: Putnam   First edition, first printing, mint, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by both authors, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Deadly Assets | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Deadly Assets | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book. August 2015 NY: Putnam   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by both authors.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Covert Warriors | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Covert Warriors | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  December 2011 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Victory and Honor | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Victory and Honor | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book.  August 2011 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by both authors.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hunting Trip, The | Butterworth III, William E. (Griffin, W.E.B.) | Signed First Edition Book Butterworth III, William E. (Griffin, W.E.B.) | Hunting Trip, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book December 2015 NY: Penguin      First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hunting Trip, The | Butterworth III, William E. (Griffin, W.E.B.) | Signed First Edition Book Butterworth III, William E. (Griffin, W.E.B.) | Hunting Trip, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book December 2015 NY: Penguin      First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by author, remainder marked. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Investigators, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Investigators, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Final Justice | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Final Justice | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2003 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Shooters, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Shooters, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2008 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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By Order of the President | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | By Order of the President | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2004 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Assassination Option, The | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Assassination Option, The | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book. December 2014 NY: Putnam   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by both authors.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Black Ops | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Black Ops | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  January 2009 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Double Agents, The | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double Agents, The | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book.  2007 NY: Bantam  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, in a flawless dust jacket, signed by BOTH authors.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Outlaws, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Outlaws, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  December 2010 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Secret Warriors | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Secret Warriors | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Putnam.  First edition, later printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Secret Warriors | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Secret Warriors | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1998 NY: Putnam.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Under Fire | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Under Fire | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2002 NY: Putnam  First edition, first printing, new/unread in flawless dust jacket.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Fighting Agents, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Fighting Agents, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1987 NY: Putnam First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Special Ops | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Special Ops | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 2001 NY: Penguin First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Secret Warriors, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Secret Warriors, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1998 NY: Putnam  First edition, later printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Last Heroes | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Last Heroes | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book  1997 NY:  Putnam Adult   First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket,signed by the author, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Secret Honor | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Secret Honor | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1999 NY: Putnam.  First edition, first printing, new/unread in flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Secret Warriors, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Secret Warriors, The | First Edition Copy

First Edition Hardcover Book.  August 1998 NY: Putnam   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Top Secret | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Signed Advance Reading Copy Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Top Secret | Signed Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC.  August 2014 NY: Putnam   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Last Witness, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. | Last Witness, The | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book  August 2013 NY: Penguin   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by both authors. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hunters, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Hunters, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2007 NY: Penguin  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hunters, The | Griffin, W.E.B. | Signed First Edition Book Griffin, W.E.B. | Hunters, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2007 NY: Penguin  First edition, later printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Deadly Assets | Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Double-Signed 1st Edition Griffin, W.E.B. & Butterworth, William E. | Deadly Assets | Double-Signed 1st Edition

Signed Hardcover Book. August 2015 NY: Putnam   First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by both authors, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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W.E.B. Griffin Bibliography


Writing as William E. Butterworth III

  • The Hunting Trip - 2015

Clandestine Operations Series (with William E Butterworth IV)

  1. Top Secret - 2014
  2. The Assassination Option - 2014

Presidential Agent Series

  1. By Order of the President - 2004
  2. The Hostage - 2005
  3. The Hunters - 200
  4. The Shooters - 2008)
  5. Black Ops - 2008
  6. The Outlaws - 2010 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  7. Covert Warriors - 2011
  8. Hazardous Duty - 2013 (with William E. Butterworth IV)

Corps Series

  1. Semper Fi - 1986
  2. Call to Arms - 1987
  3. Counterattack - 1989
  4. Battleground - 1991
  5. Line of Fire - 1991
  6. Close Combat - 1993
  7. Behind the Lines - 1995
  8. In Danger's Path - 1998
  9. Under Fire - 2002
  10. Retreat, Hell! - 2003

Honor Bound Series

  1. Honor Bound - 1993
  2. Blood and Honor - 1996
  3. Secret Honor - 1999
  4. Death and Honor - 2008 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  5. The Honor of Spies - 2009 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  6. Victory and Honor - 2011 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  7. Empire and Honor - 2012 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  8. Broken Trust - October 2016 (with William E Butterworth IV)

Badge of Honor Series

  1. Men In Blue - 1988
  2. Special Operations - 1989
  3. The Victim - 1990
  4. The Witness - 1991
  5. The Assassin - 1992
  6. The Murderers - 1994
  7. The Investigators - 1998
  8. Final Justice - 2002
  9. The Traffickers - 2009 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  10. The Vigilantes - 2010 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  11. The Last Witness - 2013 (with William E Butterworth IV)
  12. Deadly Assets - 2015 (with William E Butterworth IV)

Brotherhood of War Series

  1. The Lieutenants - 1982
  2. The Captains - 1982
  3. The Majors - 1983
  4. The Colonels - 1983
  5. The Berets - 1984
  6. The Generals - 1986
  7. The New Breed - 1987
  8. The Aviators - 1988
  9. Special Ops - 2001

Men at War Series

  1. The Last Heroes - 1997
  2. The Secret Warriors - 1998
  3. The Soldier Spies - 1999
  4. The Fighting Agents - 2000
  5. The Saboteurs - 2006
  6. The Double Agents - 2007
  7. The Spymasters - 2012

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