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About the British Museum Press books blog

This blog aims to share news about new releases, events and British Museum Press authors, as well as coverage of our books and previews of forthcoming titles.  We want the blog to be a platform for discussion, so please join in by leaving your comments.

Before you do, please read our comment guidelines.

Comment guidelines

We have a short list of guidelines that all participants  are expected to follow.

By submitting a comment on the British Museum Press books blog, you are confirming that you have read, understood and agreed to these guidelines. We may revise them from time to time, so, please check them regularly.

The British Museum Press is the sole arbiter of the content of its blog, and therefore retains the right, though not the obligation, to place, edit, classify, or remove any content posted here.

  1. Comments must contribute to the discussion taking place within the thread and be written in a civil and dispassionate manner. Content or a user name which is obscene, defamatory, offensive, harassing, off-topic or otherwise objectionable or unlawful is not acceptable.
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Comments which are perceived to be breaching the guidelines will be removed.