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Q: What is UNZ.org?

A: The UNZ.org website is intended to provide convenient access to a large quantity of high-quality content material, mostly published over the last 150 years in America and England, including both articles and books, encompassing over one million readable items and titles of another million items not readable due to copyright. Much of this material has never previously been available anywhere on the Internet and should be useful for researchers and intellectual historians.

Q: Why do you include non-readable articles and books?

A: The inclusion of the copyright-excluded material allows users to examine a more nearly complete collection of a given author's writings, even if many of the particular items themselves are currently unavailable due to copyright. If necessary, many of these other items can often be accessed and read on other websites or content systems, especially in the case of extent publications. Furthermore, there is a chance that at some future point these publications will be released for reading on this website as well.

Q: The website seems very different than when I previously visited. What's the story?

A: The current Version 2.0 release of UNZ.org incorporates major design changes from the previous version, but nearly all of the same underlying printed content is still available. Given the relatively slight use of the previous links to external videos and webzines, these portions have been removed, thereby streamlining access to the printed materials which constitute the main value of the system. Another major change has been the widespread use of Javascript, rendering most of the pages "reactive" as you begin entering information.

Q: How do I find a given author or publication?

A: Most of the main pages of the website contain one or more "Reactive Clouds," with the names of various authors or publications. Javascript functions cause these Clouds to "react" and change the displayed information as you begin typing in the entry boxes. For example, as you enter the first few letters of an author's name on the Home page, the Clouds adjust to display only those authors whose names begin with those letters. Similar adjustments occur as you start typing in a particular decade or year, or if you select one of the drop-down settings or other filter. This allows you to quickly focus in on the individuals you are seeking based on your particular criteria.

At any point, the relative size of the names in a given Cloud indicates the volume of underlying content material associated with that name. Meanwhile, the color indicates what fraction of the content material is readable (for copyright reasons): bright blue indicates mostly readable, dark blue indicates partly readable, and black means mostly unreadable

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A: The main Articles and Books pages, as well as the Overview tabs for individual authors or publications, display a Listing of articles (or books) towards the bottom of the page. Like the Clouds, these Listings are "reactive" and automatically adjust as you being typing in any of the information in the various data entry fields---Title, Author, Publication, or Period, displaying only those items that match your selection.

Q: What about the individual publications?

A: When you reach the pages associated with a given publication, you can examine the contents in a number of different ways, accessed via the different tabs. The default Overview tab gives you the Cloud of authors for that publication plus the Listing of individual articles, with both of these being "reactive" as you provide information in the Title, Author, or Period fields.

There are also several other tabs. The Tree tab displays a dynamic tree allowing the individual time periods, issues, and articles to be opened for greate detail. The Year Contents tab displays the tables of contents for all the issues of a given year, the Issues, Small Covers, and Large Covers tabs display those views of the contents for a given decade, and the All Years tab provides an overview of the entire archive of the periodical. In addition, the drop down field in the control bar may be used to explore the different periods. All these pages allow for convenient browsing of the contents of a given periodical and clicking on any of the individual links accessing more detailed information.

Q: How does Searching work?

A: As mentioned above, much of the exploration of the website contents is normally performed by browsing the various different pages or entering information into the various text fields and having the displayed information automatically adjust. Actual Searches are performed in a parallel manner, by entering the target information into the data fields and then pressing the Search button (or simply hitting Enter). The system then performs a Search across the selected Text, Title, Author, and other information and displays the findings in a new Search Results tab.

Searches may be performed on any of these individual pages, or on the Power Search page, which allows for more detailed Searches across all content material.
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Year 1958 Archives
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    1. [+]
      (Review)
      Beloved Infidel, by Sheilah Graham and Gerold Frank
      1. Beloved Infidel by Sheilah Graham and Gerold Frank
      The Saturday Review
      , November 29, 1958, p. 17 - PDF
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      (Review)
      I Like It Here, by Kingsley Amis
      1. I Like It Here by Kingsley Amis
      The Saturday Review
      , March 8, 1958, p. 17 - PDF
    3. [+]
      (Review)
      The Bright Young Things, by Amanda Vail
      1. The Bright Young Things by Amanda Vail
      The Saturday Review
      , November 15, 1958, p. 19 - PDF
    4. [+]
      (Review)
      More in Sorrow, by Wolcott Gibbs
      1. More in Sorrow by Wolcott Gibbs
      The Saturday Review
      , October 11, 1958, p. 45 - PDF
    5. Survey of the Craft and its Problems
      1. More in Sorrow by Wolcott Gibbs
      The Saturday Review
      , December 20, 1958, p. 6 - PDF
    6. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Cheers, Major Barlow, by William Fain
      1. Cheers, Major Barlow by William Fain
      2. And Save Them for Pallbearers by James Garrett
      The Saturday Review
      , May 10, 1958, p. 13 - PDF
    7. [+]
      (Review)
      He Who Must Die (1957 Film), by Jules Dassin
      1. He Who Must Die (1957 Film) by Jules Dassin
      The Saturday Review
      , December 20, 1958, p. 14 - PDF
    8. [+]
      (Review)
      A Farewell to Arms (1958 Film), by Charles Vidor and John Huston
      1. A Farewell to Arms (1958 Film) by Charles Vidor and John Huston
      The Saturday Review
      , February 1, 1958, p. 27 - PDF
    9. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      A Time to Love and a Time to Die (1958 Film), by Douglas Sirk
      1. A Time to Love and a Time to Die (1958 Film) by Douglas Sirk
      2. Fraulein (1958 Film) by Henry Koster
      3. Indiscreet (1958 Film) by Stanley Donen
      The Saturday Review
      , July 12, 1958, p. 25 - PDF
    10. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Me and the Colonel (1958 Film), by Peter Glenville
      1. Me and the Colonel (1958 Film) by Peter Glenville
      2. The Hunters (1958 Film) by Dick Powell
      The Saturday Review
      , August 30, 1958, p. 23 - PDF
    11. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The High Cost of Loving (1958 Film), by Jose Ferrer
      1. The High Cost of Loving (1958 Film) by Jose Ferrer
      2. I Accuse! (1958 Film) by Jose Ferrer
      The Saturday Review
      , March 8, 1958, p. 41 - PDF
    12. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Ten North Frederick (1958 Film), by Philip Dunne
      1. Ten North Frederick (1958 Film) by Philip Dunne
      2. Too Much, Too Soon (1958 Film) by Art Napoleon
      The Saturday Review
      , May 24, 1958, p. 32 - PDF
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      (Review)
      South Pacific (1958 Film), by Joshua Logan
      1. South Pacific (1958 Film) by Joshua Logan
      The Saturday Review
      , April 5, 1958, p. 35 - PDF
    14. [+]
      (Review)
      The Goddess (1958 Film), by Paddy Chayefsky
      1. The Goddess (1958 Film) by Paddy Chayefsky
      The Saturday Review
      , May 10, 1958, p. 21 - PDF
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      (Review)
      The Roots of Heaven (1958 Film), by John Huston
      1. The Roots of Heaven (1958 Film) by John Huston
      The Saturday Review
      , October 25, 1958, p. 25 - PDF
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      (Review)
      Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958 Film), by Richard Brooks
      1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958 Film) by Richard Brooks
      The Saturday Review
      , September 13, 1958, pp. 58-60 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958 Film), by Mark Robson
      1. The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958 Film) by Mark Robson
      2. A Night to Remember (1958 Film) by Roy Ward Baker
      The Saturday Review
      , December 13, 1958, p. 26 - PDF
    18. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The Captain from Kopenick (1958 Film), by Helmut Kautner
      1. The Captain from Kopenick (1958 Film) by Helmut Kautner
      2. Une Parisienne (1958 Film) by Michel Boisrond
      3. The Man in the Raincoat (1958 Film) by Julien Duvivier
      The Saturday Review
      , August 2, 1958, p. 20 - PDF
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      (Review)
      The Brothers Karamazov (1958 Film), by Richard Brooks
      1. The Brothers Karamazov (1958 Film) by Richard Brooks
      The Saturday Review
      , February 22, 1958, p. 27 - PDF
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      (3 Reviews)
      The Last Hurrah (1958 Film), by John Ford
      1. The Last Hurrah (1958 Film) by John Ford
      2. Pot-Bouille (1958 Film) by Julien Duvivier
      3. Tosca (1958 Film) by Carmine Gallone
      The Saturday Review
      , November 1, 1958, p. 32 - PDF