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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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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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  • The Saturday Review
    Total Archives: 61 Years, 2,646 Issues, 86,190 Articles, 131,463pp
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      (Review)
      College or Kindergarten?, by C. Maxwell McConn
      1. College or Kindergarten? by C. Maxwell McConn
      The Saturday Review
      , December 1, 1928, p. 428 - PDF
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      (Review)
      Napoleon: The Man, by Dmitry S. Merezhkovsky
      1. Napoleon: The Man by Dmitry S. Merezhkovsky
      The Saturday Review
      , December 22, 1928, p. 535 - PDF
    3. (Verse)
      1. Napoleon: The Man by Dmitry S. Merezhkovsky
      The Saturday Review
      , March 31, 1928, p. 713 - PDF
    4. [+]
      (Review)
      Southern Charm, by Isa Glenn
      1. Southern Charm by Isa Glenn
      The Saturday Review
      , January 21, 1928, p. 533 - PDF
    5. [+]
      (Review)
      Air Facts and Problems, by Lord Thomson
      1. Air Facts and Problems by Lord Thomson
      The Saturday Review
      , January 7, 1928, p. 504 - PDF
    6. [+]
      (Review)
      Sex Freedom and Social Control, by Charles W. Margold
      1. Sex Freedom and Social Control by Charles W. Margold
      The Saturday Review
      , July 7, 1928, p. 1016 - PDF
    7. (Verse)
      1. Sex Freedom and Social Control by Charles W. Margold
      The Saturday Review
      , January 7, 1928, p. 497 - PDF
    8. [+]
      (Review)
      Matthew Arnold, by Hugh Kingsmill
      1. Matthew Arnold by Hugh Kingsmill
      The Saturday Review
      , November 17, 1928, p. 368 - PDF
    9. [+]
      (Review)
      Alexander, by Konrad Bercovici
      1. Alexander by Konrad Bercovici
      The Saturday Review
      , September 22, 1928, p. 139 - PDF
    10. [+]
      (Review)
      Immigration Restriction, by Roy L. Garis
      1. Immigration Restriction by Roy L. Garis
      The Saturday Review
      , January 7, 1928, p. 504 - PDF
      1. Immigration Restriction by Roy L. Garis
      The Saturday Review
      , August 11, 1928, p. 33 - PDF
    11. [+]
      (Review)
      Seaports in the Moon, by Vincent Starrett
      1. Seaports in the Moon by Vincent Starrett
      The Saturday Review
      , May 5, 1928, p. 846 - PDF
    12. [+]
      (Review)
      The Story of Architecture in America, by Thomas E. Tallmadge
      1. The Story of Architecture in America by Thomas E. Tallmadge
      The Saturday Review
      , March 3, 1928, p. 646 - PDF
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      (Review)
      The Catholic Spirit in America, by George N. Shuster
      1. The Catholic Spirit in America by George N. Shuster
      The Saturday Review
      , February 11, 1928, p. 588 - PDF
    14. [+]
      (Review)
      May Alcott: A Memoir, by Caroline Ticknor
      1. May Alcott: A Memoir by Caroline Ticknor
      The Saturday Review
      , May 26, 1928, p. 907 - PDF
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      (Review)
      Rainbow Round My Shoulder, by Howard W. Odum
      1. Rainbow Round My Shoulder by Howard W. Odum
      The Saturday Review
      , April 21, 1928, p. 778 - PDF
      1. Rainbow Round My Shoulder by Howard W. Odum
      The Saturday Review
      , September 22, 1928, pp. 144-145 - PDF
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      (4 Reviews)
      The First Americans, 1607-1690, by Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker
      1. The First Americans, 1607-1690 by Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker
      2. Provincial Society, 1690-1763 by James Truslow Adams
      3. The Rise of the Common Man, 1830-1850 by Carl Russell Fish
      4. The Emergence of Modern America, 1865-1878 by Allan Nevins
      The Saturday Review
      , March 10, 1928, p. 664 - PDF
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      (Review)
      The Making of Buffalo Bill, by Richard J. Walsh and Milton S. Salsbury
      1. The Making of Buffalo Bill by Richard J. Walsh and Milton S. Salsbury
      The Saturday Review
      , November 10, 1928, p. 335 - PDF
      1. The Making of Buffalo Bill by Richard J. Walsh and Milton S. Salsbury
      The Saturday Review
      , June 23, 1928, pp. 981-982 - PDF