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Cookies for core functionality
For functional purposes (managing the web site and recognising you and
your preferences across multiple servers) we, like most web sites, use
cookie. Our’s has the name
and a lifetime of
days. The value is essentially a random string; you can see
the current value (if any) in the table below.
Cookies for statistics
We use Google Analytics to provide us with web site usage statistics. You can read the Google Analytics security and privacy statement on their web site. This page also give information on how to opt out of Google Analytics.
Cookies for advertising
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Note that this site does not have access to these cookies: they are only sent to Amazon.
For the curious, we present below a table of the cookies your browser sent to this site as seen by the application creating the web output.
For technical reasons we can’t show you the cookies we are asking your browser to remember (because we haven’t set them yet at the time we create this page content). You can refresh this page and see the updated cookies, or if you want to investigate further then we recommend the Firebug addon to the Firefox browser: it has a handy ‘Cookies’ tab, but be sure to just look at the cookies to this domain.