By Marc Cesarini, Alice Alfonsi
Final season, CIA agent Jack Bauer, performed via Golden Globe award-winning actor Keifer Sutherland, had us glued to our TVs and cursing the time clock as he exposed a plot to assassinate presidential nominee, David Palmer. With simply 24 hours to spot the killer, Bauer additionally needed to take care of the abduction of his spouse and daughter and the lifestyles of a mole on the agency.
This season he's at it back, assisting President David Palmer retailer la from nuclear ravage.
Lest you're thinking that Jack had a few down time among life-altering stories, try out 24: the home precise Subcommittees Findings at CTU. It's a brand new publication offering a riveting account of Jack's grueling visual appeal sooner than our government's so much inquiring minds in the course of their probe into alleged wrongdoings at CTU that first fateful 24 hour interval. The testimony from those closed hearings used to be leaked to investigative journalist Marc Cerasini, who then ran with it to writer HarperCollins.
With a number of the most interesting reporting obvious given that Woodward's insurance of the Pentagon Papers, this publication contains:
- Jack Bauer's entire Grand Jury Testimony
- Press statements from President-elect David Palmer
- Transcribed debriefings with different key CTU agents
- formerly sealed documents on Bauer's similar undercover activities
- The arrest, detainment and delivery files for Victor Drazen
- Teri Bauer's scientific records
- post-mortem reports
- crusade finance records
- remark from the Beltway's such a lot celebrated political pundits
- Theories as to how and why key gamers inside CTU became.
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