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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

Q: How do I find a given article or book?

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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      A Gay and Melancholy Sound, by Merle Miller
      1. A Gay and Melancholy Sound by Merle Miller
      The Saturday Review
      , April 1, 1961, p. 17 - PDF
    2. [+]
      The Only Reason, by Tereska Torres
      1. The Only Reason by Tereska Torres
      The Saturday Review
      , September 2, 1961, p. 20 - PDF
      1. The Only Reason by Tereska Torres
      The Saturday Review
      , September 9, 1961, pp. 48-49 - PDF
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      La Dolce Vita (1960 Film), by Federico Fellini
      1. La Dolce Vita (1960 Film) by Federico Fellini
      The Saturday Review
      , April 22, 1961, p. 33 - PDF
    4. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Goodbye Again (1961 Film), by Anatole Litvak
      1. Goodbye Again (1961 Film) by Anatole Litvak
      2. By Love Possessed (1961 Film) by John Sturges
      The Saturday Review
      , July 15, 1961, p. 33 - PDF
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      The Misfits (1961 Film), by John Huston
      1. The Misfits (1961 Film) by John Huston
      The Saturday Review
      , February 4, 1961, p. 27 - PDF
    6. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1961 Film), by Karel Reisz
      1. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1961 Film) by Karel Reisz
      2. L'Avventura (1960 Film) by Michelangelo Antonioni
      The Saturday Review
      , April 8, 1961, p. 41 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      The Joker (1961 Film), by Philippe de Broca
      1. The Joker (1961 Film) by Philippe de Broca
      2. The Five Day Lover (1961 Film) by Philippe de Broca
      The Saturday Review
      , September 2, 1961, p. 27 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      The Devil's Eye (1960 Film), by Ingmar Bergman
      1. The Devil's Eye (1960 Film) by Ingmar Bergman
      2. Purple Noon (1960 Film) by Rene Clement
      The Saturday Review
      , September 23, 1961, pp. 26-30 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      White Nights (1957 Film), by Luchino Visconti
      1. White Nights (1957 Film) by Luchino Visconti
      2. The Bridge (1959 Film) by Bernhard Wicki
      The Saturday Review
      , May 20, 1961, p. 37 - PDF
    10. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Hustler (1961 Film), by Robert Rossen
      1. The Hustler (1961 Film) by Robert Rossen
      2. The Loss of Innocence (1961 Film) by Lewis Gilbert
      The Saturday Review
      , October 7, 1961, p. 37 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      The Honeymoon Machine (1961 Film), by Richard Thorpe
      1. The Honeymoon Machine (1961 Film) by Richard Thorpe
      2. The Fate of a Man (1961 Film) by Sudba Cheloveka
      The Saturday Review
      , July 22, 1961, p. 31 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      The Young One (1960 Film), by Luis Bunuel
      1. The Young One (1960 Film) by Luis Bunuel
      2. Where the Boys Are (1960 Film) by Henry Levin
      The Saturday Review
      , January 21, 1961, pp. 52-56 - PDF
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      Judgment at Nuremberg (1961 Film), by Stanley Kramer
      1. Judgment at Nuremberg (1961 Film) by Stanley Kramer
      The Saturday Review
      , December 2, 1961, p. 43 - PDF
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      (2 Reviews)
      One-Eyed Jacks (1961 Film), by Marlon Brando
      1. One-Eyed Jacks (1961 Film) by Marlon Brando
      2. Shadows (1959 Film) by John Cassavetes
      The Saturday Review
      , April 1, 1961, pp. 26-30 - PDF
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      (4 Reviews)
      The League of Gentlemen (1960 Film), by Basil Dearden
      1. The League of Gentlemen (1960 Film) by Basil Dearden
      2. Tunes of Glory (1960 Film) by Ronald Neame
      3. The Grass Is Greener (1960 Film) by Stanley Donen
      4. The Village of the Damned (1960 Film) by Wolf Rilla
      The Saturday Review
      , January 14, 1961, p. 29 - PDF
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      The Mark (1961 Film), by Guy Green
      1. The Mark (1961 Film) by Guy Green
      The Saturday Review
      , August 12, 1961, p. 29 - PDF
      1. The Mark (1961 Film) by Guy Green
      The Saturday Review
      , November 18, 1961, p. 33 - PDF
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      (3 Reviews)
      Two Women (1961 Film), by Vittorio De Sica
      1. Two Women (1961 Film) by Vittorio De Sica
      2. Kanal (1957 Film) by Andrzej Wajda
      3. Mein Kampf (1960 Film) by Erwin Leiser
      The Saturday Review
      , May 6, 1961, p. 41 - PDF
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      (3 Reviews)
      Wild in the Country (1961 Film), by Philip Dunne
      1. Wild in the Country (1961 Film) by Philip Dunne
      2. The Truth (1960 Film) by Henri-Georges Clouzot
      3. Rocco and His Brothers (1960 Film) by Luchino Visconti
      The Saturday Review
      , July 1, 1961, p. 24 - PDF