Bob Woodward has co-authored or authored twelve #1 national best-selling non-fiction books. They are:
- All the President’s Men (1974) and The Final Days (1976), both Watergate books, co-authored with Bernstein
- The Brethren: Inside the Supreme Court (1979), co-authored with Scott Armstrong
- Wired: The Short Life and Fast Times of John Belushi (1984)
- Veil: The Secret Wars of the CIA 1981-1987 (1987)
- The Commanders (1991) on the first Bush administration and the Gulf War
- The Agenda: Inside the Clinton White House (1994)
- Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate (1999)
- Bush at War (2002)
- Plan of Attack (2004)
- State of Denial:Bush at War Part III (2006)
- Obama’s Wars (2010)
Woodward’s other books, The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat (2005), The Choice (1996) on the presidential election, Maestro: Greenspan’s Fed and the American Boom (2000), The War Within: A Secret White House History 2006 – 2008 (2008), and The Price of Politics were national best-sellers for months.
His most recent book, The Last of the President’s Men, was released October 13, 2015.
Woodward was born March 26, 1943 in Illinois. He graduated from Yale University in 1965 and served five years as a communications officer in the U.S. Navy before beginning his journalism career at the Montgomery County (Maryland) Sentinel, where he was a reporter for one year before joining the Post.
For further information about Bob Woodward:
A Good Life: Newspapering and Other Adventures by Ben Bradlee, pages 12-13 and chapters 14-19
Personal History by Katharine Graham
The Boys on the Bus by Timothy Crouse, pages 289-300
The CIA at War by Ronald Kessler, pages 127-29
The Powers That Be by David Halberstam, pages 259 and chapters 24, 26, and 33