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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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      (3 Reviews)
      Ballerina (1938 Film), by Jean Benoit-Levy
      1. Ballerina (1938 Film) by Jean Benoit-Levy
      2. Sixty Glorious Years (1938 Film) by Herbert Wilcox
      3. The Cowboy and the Lady (1938 Film) by H.C. Potter
      , December 2, 1938, p. 161
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      (3 Reviews)
      Letter of Introduction (1938 Film), by John M. Stahl
      1. Letter of Introduction (1938 Film) by John M. Stahl
      2. The Crowd Roars (1938 Film) by Richard Thorpe
      3. South Riding (1938 Film) by Victor Saville
      , August 19, 1938, p. 430
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      (4 Reviews)
      Suez (1938 Film), by Allan Dwan
      1. Suez (1938 Film) by Allan Dwan
      2. There Goes My Heart (1938 Film) by Norman Z. McLeod
      3. Youth Takes a Fling (1938 Film) by Archie Mayo
      4. Stablemates (1938 Film) by Sam Wood
      , October 28, 1938, p. 21
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      (2 Reviews)
      Boys' Town (1938 Film), by Norman Taurog
      1. Boys' Town (1938 Film) by Norman Taurog
      2. The Affairs of Annabel (1938 Film) by Lew Landers and Benjamin Stoloff
      , September 23, 1938, p. 561
    5. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Carefree (1938 Film), by Mark Sandrich
      1. Carefree (1938 Film) by Mark Sandrich
      2. Boy Meets Girl (1938 Film) by Lloyd Bacon
      3. Spawn of the North (1938 Film) by Henry Hathaway
      , September 9, 1938, p. 505
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      (3 Reviews)
      You Can't Take It with You (1938 Film), by Frank Capra
      1. You Can't Take It with You (1938 Film) by Frank Capra
      2. The Valley of the Giants (1938 Film) by William Keighley
      3. Breaking the Ice (1938 Film) by Edward F. Cline
      , September 16, 1938, p. 534
    7. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Vivacious Lady (1938 Film), by George Stevens
      1. Vivacious Lady (1938 Film) by George Stevens
      2. Kidnapped (1938 Film) by Otto Preminger and Alfred L. Werker
      3. You and Me (1938 Film) by Fritz Lang
      , June 17, 1938, p. 217
    8. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938 Film), by Anatole Litvak
      1. The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938 Film) by Anatole Litvak
      2. Racket Busters (1938 Film) by Lloyd Bacon
      3. Mother Carey's Chickens (1938 Film) by Rowland V. Lee
      , August 5, 1938, p. 390
    9. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Dr. Rhythm (1938 Film), by Frank Tuttle
      1. Dr. Rhythm (1938 Film) by Frank Tuttle
      2. Yellow Jack (1938 Film) by George B. Seitz
      , June 3, 1938, p. 161
    10. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Four Daughters (1938 Film), by Michael Curtiz
      1. Four Daughters (1938 Film) by Michael Curtiz
      2. Sing You Sinners (1938 Film) by Wesley Ruggles
      3. Rich Man, Poor Girl (1938 Film) by Reinhold Schunzel
      , September 2, 1938, p. 477
    11. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The Grand Illusion (1938 Film), by Jean Renoir
      1. The Grand Illusion (1938 Film) by Jean Renoir
      2. The Edge of the World (1937 Film) by Michael Powell
      3. Counsel for Romance (1936 Film) by Jean Boyer and Raoul Ploquin
      , September 30, 1938, p. 590
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      (2 Reviews)
      The Sisters (1938 Film), by Anatole Litvak
      1. The Sisters (1938 Film) by Anatole Litvak
      2. That Certain Age (1938 Film) by Edward Ludwig
      , October 21, 1938, p. 677
    13. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      A Christmas Carol (1938 Film), by Edwin L. Marin
      1. A Christmas Carol (1938 Film) by Edwin L. Marin
      2. Dawn Patrol (1938 Film) by Edmund Goulding
      3. Orage (1938 Film) by Marc Allegret
      , December 30, 1938, p. 273
    14. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      Thanks for Everything (1938 Film), by William A. Seiter
      1. Thanks for Everything (1938 Film) by William A. Seiter
      2. Out West with the Hardys (1938 Film) by George B. Seitz
      3. Heart of the North (1938 Film) by Lewis Seiler
      4. Dramatic School (1938 Film) by Robert B. Sinclair
      , December 23, 1938, p. 245
    15. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Three Comrades (1938 Film), by Frank Borzage
      1. Three Comrades (1938 Film) by Frank Borzage
      2. Gold Diggers in Paris (1938 Film) by Busby Berkeley
      3. Kentucky Moonshine (1938 Film) by David Butler
      , June 10, 1938, p. 188
    16. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      The Citadel (1938 Film), by King Vidor
      1. The Citadel (1938 Film) by King Vidor
      2. A Man to Remember (1938 Film) by Garson Kanin
      3. Young Dr. Kildare (1938 Film) by Harold S. Bucquet
      4. Five of a Kind (1938 Film) by Herbert I. Leeds
      , November 11, 1938, p. 77
    17. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      The Arkansas Traveler (1938 Film), by Alfred Santell
      1. The Arkansas Traveler (1938 Film) by Alfred Santell
      2. Brother Rat (1938 Film) by William Keighley
      3. The Young in Heart (1938 Film) by Richard Wallace
      4. Men with Wings (1938 Film) by William A. Wellman
      , November 18, 1938, p. 105
    18. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938 Film), by Michael Curtiz and William Keighley
      1. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938 Film) by Michael Curtiz and William Keighley
      2. Crime School (1938 Film) by Lewis Seiler
      , May 27, 1938, p. 133
    19. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      The Great Waltz (1938 Film), by Julien Duvivier, Victor Fleming, and ...
      1. The Great Waltz (1938 Film) by Julien Duvivier, Victor Fleming, and ...
      2. Waltzes from Vienna (1933 Film) by Alfred Hitchcock
      3. Angels with Dirty Faces (1938 Film) by Michael Curtiz
      4. Submarine Patrol (1938 Film) by John Ford
      , November 25, 1938, p. 133
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      (2 Reviews)
      Pygmalion (1938 Film), by Leslie Howard and Anthony Asquith
      1. Pygmalion (1938 Film) by Leslie Howard and Anthony Asquith
      2. The Glory of Faith (1938 Film)
      , December 9, 1938, p. 190