W.E.B. Griffin





W.E.B. Griffin

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born
in Newark, New Jersey, The United States
November 10, 1929

gender
male

website

genre

influences
Intelligence, U.S. Military, and Diplomatic Affairs.


About this author

W.E.B. Griffin is one of several pseudonyms for William E. Butterworth III.

From the Authors Website:

W.E.B. Griffin is the #1 best-selling author of more than fifty epic novels in seven series, all of which have made The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Publishers Weekly, and other best-seller lists. More than fifty million of the books are in print in more than ten languages, including Hebrew, Chinese, Japanese, and Hungarian.
Mr. Griffin grew up in the suburbs of New York City and Philadelphia. 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
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“was cheaper in the long run to go first class.”
W.E.B. Griffin, The Last Heroes

“it’s easier finding a virgin in a whorehouse than an honest politician.”
W.E.B. Griffin, The Vigilantes

“his cylinder head temperature right at 215° Centigrade. That’s what the book said was the most efficient climbing attitude, and Major Parks flew by the book. As they passed through 12,000 feet, he put the black rubber mask over his face, readjusted his headset to accommodate”
W.E.B. Griffin, Battleground

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