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24: The Official CTU Operations Manual

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Welcome to the Counter Terrorist Unit.

As a new agent with the U.S. government’s elite Counter Terrorist Unit, you are expected to carefully review the contents of this handbook. Many of the situations you are likely to encounter—from assassination attempts to bioweapon attacks—are detailed within these pages. We have divided the agency’s manual into seven sections for qu
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Paperback, 208 pages
Published November 1st 2007 by Quirk Books
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Justin
Oct 22, 2012 Justin rated it it was amazing
First let me start off saying.. I won this book from a giveaway. All books won this way will get a thorough unbiased review.

Have you ever watched a television series for so long that you felt like you were a character in the show? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a Special Agent in a vital part of the U.S. Government?

This guide was so involved in the details associated with the Counter Terrorism Unit that I often forgot I was reading a Operations Manual for the show 24. I hone
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Brandi
Feb 19, 2012 Brandi rated it really liked it
Shelves: first-reads


If you are a fan of the show 24 THIS IS THE BOOK FOR YOU! Written in the style of a training manual you will go through not only the happenings in this action packed show, but will learn how to be an agent of the CTU yourself. The incorporation of photos from the show gives you all of the ends and outs of the Counter Terrorist Unit, which is a really neat aspect. The "manual" reads as if you are the one joining the team. Chapters in the book cover: Working at CTU, GERR, Surveillance, Undercover
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Nawnee
Jan 23, 2012 Nawnee rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Anyone that like 24
Recommended to Nawnee by: Goodreads Contest
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When this book showed up I was pleasantly surprised, I won this book From Goodreads. I watched 24 but I wasn't an avid fan. This CTU Manual has a box that the manual comes in that has a magnetic closure, My boys thought this was the coolest thing ever then they opened it and saw that it had a spy book inside and they told me I'm not allowed to give this book to anyone else. They both want it for their very own, if you have someone in your life that was a huge 24 fan this would be a great gift ...more
Kurt Roberts
Dec 12, 2015 Kurt Roberts rated it it was ok
Worth a casual glance by fans of 24, but that's about it. It's a well done and nicely produced gimmick. About half of the 200 pages are full page pictures from the show, with lots of additional pictures or varying sizes.

It reads like a manual, with lots of references to the 'Days' of the show and cited specific characters and situations, which take away from the handbook aspect. Most of the advice is very typical and basic from first aid to stopping a nuclear reactor using computer code....

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Eric
Dec 09, 2012 Eric rated it liked it
Shelves: espionage
This is a cleverly packaged fan-fiction work for lover's of the TV series '24' with Keifer Sutherland, complete with a warning that it is for "cleared personnel only". It looks like it came out after the 6th season, and may spoil some of the events prior to the seventh season if you haven't seen them. With the episodes available on Netflix and perhaps other sources, there may be continuing interest in the series.

Heather
Oct 25, 2012 Heather rated it it was amazing
Shelves: first-reads
This book is very cool! The packaging is neat, the pictures are gorgeous, and the information is great for anyone who loves 24. This is a very fun book and a must for any fans of the show!
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Denise Kiernan is the author of the New York Times Bestselling nonfiction title, "The Girls of Atomic City" (Touchstone/Simon & Schuster). http://GirlsOfAtomicCity.com).

As a journalist, her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Village Voice, Saveur, Discover, Ms., Sports Illustrated for Kids, Conde Nast Sports for Women and others. In addition to her books for
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