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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.

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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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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Analog/Astounding Science Fiction Archives
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  • Analog/Astounding Science Fiction
    Total Archives: 73 Years, 797 Issues, 10,847 Articles, 139,538pp
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    Decade 1930s
    1. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      February 1934 Issue, 10 Articles, 148pp
      Rebirth by Thomas Calvert McClary
    2. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      April 1934 Issue, 11 Articles, 172pp
      He from Procyon by Nat Schachner
    3. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      May 1934 Issue, 11 Articles, 164pp
      The Brain of Light by John Russell Fearn
    4. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      August 1934 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      The Skylark of Valeron by Edward E. Smith, Ph.D.
    5. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      October 1934 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Cosmic Rhythm by Harl Vincent
    6. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      January 1935 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Star Ship Invincible by Frank K. Kelly
    7. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      February 1935 Issue, 11 Articles, 160pp
      The Ultimate Metal by Nat Schachner
    8. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      April 1935 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      The Einstein Express by J. George Frederick
    9. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      October 1935 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      I Am Not God by Nat Schachner
    10. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      November 1935 Issue, 11 Articles, 164pp
      The Red Peri by Stanley G. Weinbaum
    11. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      December 1935 Issue, 12 Articles, 156pp
      Forbidden Light by James Montague
    12. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      January 1936 Issue, 10 Articles, 164pp
      Smothered Seas by Ralph Milne Farley and Stanley G. Wei...
    13. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      May 1936 Issue, 11 Articles, 164pp
      The Cometeers by Jack Williamson
    14. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      July 1936 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Frictional Losses by Don A. Stuart
    15. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      September 1936 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Finality Unlimited by Donald Wandrei
    16. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      October 1936 Issue, 12 Articles, 162pp
      Godson of Almarlu by Raymond Z. Gallun
    17. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      November 1936 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      The Eternal Wanderer by Nat Schachner
    18. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      April 1937 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      Water for Mars by Ross Rocklynne
    19. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      May 1937 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      Other Space by Warner Van Lorne
    20. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      June 1937 Issue, 14 Articles, 164pp
      Earthspin by Nat Schachner
    21. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      July 1937 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      Seeker of To-Morrow by Eric Frank Russell and Leslie T. Johnson
    22. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      August 1937 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      Crystallized Thought by Nat Schachner
    23. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      October 1937 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Galactic Patrol by E.E. Smith, Ph.D.
      (Part II)
    24. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      February 1938 Issue, 14 Articles, 164pp
      Mercutian Adventure by Raymond Z. Gallun
    25. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      May 1938 Issue, 15 Articles, 164pp
      The Legion of Time by Jack Williamson
    26. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      June 1938 Issue, 15 Articles, 164pp
      Men Against the Stars by Manly Wade Wellman
    27. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      August 1938 Issue, 15 Articles, 164pp
      Hell Ship by Arthur J. Burks
    28. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      December 1938 Issue, 14 Articles, 164pp
      The Merman by L. Sprague de Camp
    29. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      January 1939 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      Maiden Voyage by Vic Phillips
    30. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      February 1939 Issue, 14 Articles, 164pp
      Crucible of Power by Jack Williamson
    31. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      March 1939 Issue, 14 Articles, 164pp
      Cloak of Aesir by Don A. Stuart
    32. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      April 1939 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Worlds Don't Care by Nat Schachner
    33. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      May 1, 1939 Issue, 9 Articles, 164pp
      None But Lucifer by H.L. Gold and L. Sprague de Camp
      Novel
    34. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      June 1939 Issue, 13 Articles, 164pp
      Hermit of Mars by Clifford D. Simak
    35. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      September 1939 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Forces Must Balance by Manly Wade Wellman
    36. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      October 1, 1939 Issue, 10 Articles, 164pp
      The Elder Gods by Don A. Stuart
    37. Analog/Astounding Science Fiction,
      December 1939 Issue, 12 Articles, 164pp
      Discord in Scarlet by A.E. Van Vogt