Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

16 February 2021

Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC

1.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC is a private and independent book marketer that maintains a strict confidentiality with our clients.  Store operations are monitored through on and off-site video surveillance.  Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC does not discriminate between race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status.  All clients are treated with honesty, dignity, respect, and confidentiality in accordance with legal and ethical book selling standards.  Illegal activity is reported to the appropriate authorities.  Seditious, militant, homophobic, or racist materials of non-historical value are not welcome, nor are they bought or sold at the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC. 

    

     a.  Books with monetary value are often controversial.  The subject matter of the items stored or shelved in the store may not have been priced or fully evaluated.  Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC specializes in history. 

“W. B. Gallie argued that some concepts in history are “essentially contested,” namely “religion," 

“art,” "science,”  "democracy,” and “social justice.”[1]

Captain’s Book Shoppe stocks a wide variety of perspectives concerning religion, art, science, democracy, and social justice.  If a client finds an item in the store that they believe violates Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC Standards, please notify the proprietor.  Our goal is to maintain a stress-free browsing environment. 

     b.  Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC will not share or disclose Constitutionally protected browsing or buying habits of our guests.

     c.  Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC may disclose sale records, your name and contact information to authorized auditors as required for tax purposes.

 

     d.  A small portion of Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC inventory are commissioned items for sale.  The legal owner commissioned Captain’s Book LLC to sell it.  Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC may disclose the price you paid for a specific book along with contact information (bill of sale) to the commissioner.  Books labeled with a SKU number followed by a “c” are commissioned items.

 

     f.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe may disclose or otherwise allow others access to your Personal Information pursuant to a legal request, such as a subpoena, legal proceedings, search warrant or court order, or in compliance with applicable laws, if we have good faith belief that the law requires us to do so, with or without notice to you.

     g.  Customers or clients that follow the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC via social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google, and Linkedin may opt to publicly list themselves as a customer, client or follower on our social media organizational sites.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe will not sell or give away our social media lists.  Depending upon your personal social media settings, your social media information maybe public information. 

     h.  Clients and customers that give testimonials or rate our service and business via social media acknowledge their identities as a customer are a matter of public record.

2,  The Information the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC collects:  We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile.

3.  Information collection.  When you conduct a transaction on our website or in our store, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address, and email address.  Upon client request, Captain’s Book Shoppe may send book catalogs or bookstore promotional information through the mail, email or via text.  All clients that commission sales through Captain’s Book Shoppe must maintain current contact information with the store.  Your personal information will be used for only the specific reasons stated above.

4. Non-personal and Personal Information.  We collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

a.  To provide and operate the services;

b.  To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;

c..  To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

d.  To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we or our business partners may use to provide and improve our respective services;

f.  To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

 

6.  Storage, use, sharing and disclosure of site visitors' personal information.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

7.  Communication with Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC Customers.  We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.

8.  How the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC uses cookies and other tracking tools.  Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a site visitor's browser, usually used to keep track of their movements and actions on a site.

In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for the European Union, the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC uses the following cookies by our Wix web site.

Note:

Wix business solutions (e.g. Wix Stores) and third-party apps may use cookies that aren't listed in the table above. You can check which cookies are used on these platforms using Chrome's built-in cookie view. Just click Secure next to the URL bar and then click cookies. Make sure that you are viewing your site in incognito mode, so that your browser doesn't detect your own cookies too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

9.  Getting a copy of your Data.  In accordance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), customers may request a copy of their data that the Captainsbookshoppe.com site has collected.   Some of your data may not be included in our data archive (e.g. data from sites that use third party apps or Wix Code).  Once your identity is confirmed, please allow one-week processing time to receive your information via email or via a file sharing service agreement.

10.  Permanently deleting customer data.  In accordance with the GDPR, a customer may request that the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC permanently delete their data that has been processed on Captainsbookshope.com.   Please allow one-week processing time to receive confirmation of data destruction.

Footnote:

[1] C. Behan McClullagh, “Bias in Historical Description, and Explanation”  History and Theory 39, no. 1 (feb., 2000): 47.  [W.B. Gallie, Philosophy and the Historical Understanding (London, 1964). 157.]

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Historical File:

21 May 2018

Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC

1.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC is a private and independent book marketer that maintains a strict confidentiality with our clients.  Our client’s privacy is important to us.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe does not disclose, release, advertise, sell or give away our supplier, client, or customer information without written consent.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe complies with all applicable and legal court orders and warrants. 

The Captain’s Book Shoppe may disclose or otherwise allow others access to your Personal Information pursuant to a legal request, such as a subpoena, legal proceedings, search warrant or court order, or in compliance with applicable laws, if we have good faith belief that the law requires us to do so, with or without notice to you.

a.  Customers or clients that follow the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC via social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google, and Linkedin may opt to publicly list themselves as a customer, client or follower on our social media organizational sites.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe will not sell or give away our social media lists.  Depending upon your personal social media settings, your social media information maybe public information. 

b.  Clients and customers that give testimonials or rate our service and business via social media acknowledge their identities as a customer are a matter of public record.

2,  The Information the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC collects:  We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile.

3.  Information collection.  When you conduct a transaction on our website or in our store, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for only the specific reasons stated above.

4. Non-personal and Personal Information.  We collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • To provide and operate the Services;

  • To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;

  • To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

  • To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we or our business partners may use to provide and improve our respective services; 

  • To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

 

5.  Storage, use, sharing and disclosure of site visitors' personal information.  The Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

6.  Communication with Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC Customers.  We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.

Note:

Wix business solutions (e.g. Wix Stores) and third-party apps may use cookies that aren't listed in the table above. You can check which cookies are used on these platforms using Chrome's built-in cookie view. Just click Secure next to the URL bar and then click cookies. Make sure that you are viewing your site in incognito mode, so that your browser doesn't detect your own cookies too.

Social Media Features may collect information such as your IP address or which page you are visiting on our Website and may set a cookie to enable them to function properly.  Your interactions with these third parties’ Social Media Features are governed by their policies.

9.  Getting a copy of your Data.  In accordance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), customers may request a copy of their data that the Captainsbookshoppe.com site has collected. 

Some of your data may not be included in our data archive (e.g. data from sites that use third party apps or Wix Code).

Once your identity is confirmed, please allow one-week processing time to receive your information via email or via a file sharing service agreement.

10.  Permanently deleting customer data.  In accordance with the GDPR, a customer may request that the Captain’s Book Shoppe LLC permanently delete their data that has been processed on Captainsbookshope.com.   Please allow one-week processing time to receive confirmation of data destruction.