Updated on 24 May 2018
In this document you will find information on what cookies are used in this website and how to reject or delete those cookies if you wish.
What are Cookies?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
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There are several types of cookies that are used to keep track of information needed by a website user as they travel from page to page within a website.
Cookies on The Book of Man Sites
The domain specified in the cookie relates to the cookie’s owner (the “party”), who has set the cookie. thebookofman.com cookies will have thebookofman.com domain specified in a cookie. These are first-party cookies.
thebookofman.com sets a number of cookies. These are used to analyse visitors’ browsing of thebookofman.com for future improvements and to provide certain useful functions. The data is not used to identify individual users.
Cookies can be used to track internet activity after the user has left a website. These are normally facilitated by organisations external to the website being visited and are generally known as ‘third-party’ cookies. They usually have a long lifetime with several months being quite common. They are ‘harvested’ and ‘refreshed’ whenever the user visits a page where the same or a similar cookie is being used. A third-party cookie is set when you visit a website but the domain named in the cookie sent to your computer is not the same as the website.
We sometimes need to embed media content from third party websites. For example video content from websites such as YouTube. As a result, when you visit a page with content from sites like these, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control these so you should check the relevant third party website for more information.
If you share information on this website with friends through social networks e.g. Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest you may be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control these cookies so please check the relevant third party website for more information.
How do I change my cookie settings?
Internet browsers normally accept cookies by default, but most allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit http://www.aboutcookies.org or http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.