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privacy. We do not ask you to disclose any more information than is reasonably necessary to
enable you to participate in an activity on our web site and to improve the web site. We do
not disclose personal information to third parties. If you register to be sent information
about our authors or books, we will ask you for your name and contact details. We only keep
the personal information you submit for these purposes.
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know what parts of the site are popular and in what people are interested. If you don’t want
us to be able to do this, your browser’s help section should be able to tell you how you can
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