UNZ.org - Periodicals, Books, and Authors
Many Millions of Pages of Readable, Searchable Content at Your Fingertips
HomeArticlesBooksPower Search+
XDelete
Clipboard - No Items
?
 
LibraryQ&A
X

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.
HelpEmail
X
Tweet
X
Sharing Comment via Twitter


Embed
X
Full HTML link for this page:
Clickable HTML link for this page:
 
The Saturday Review Archives
?
Title Author Period Text
?
+
Type? Genre/Topic? Subtitles?
The Saturday Review, August 18, 1934 Issue
- 24 Articles, 12pp
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 53 - PDF
    The Hundred Days, by Philip Guedalla
    1. The Hundred Days by Philip Guedalla
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 53 - PDF
    Appointment in Samarra, by John O'Hara
    1. Appointment in Samarra by John O'Hara
  • , p. 53 - PDF
    1. Appointment in Samarra by John O'Hara
  • (Verse)
    , p. 54 - PDF
    1. Appointment in Samarra by John O'Hara
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 55 - PDF
    The Rebel Raider, by Howard Swiggett
    1. The Rebel Raider by Howard Swiggett
  • , p. 56 - PDF
    1. The Rebel Raider by Howard Swiggett
  • , p. 56 - PDF
    1. The Rebel Raider by Howard Swiggett
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 57 - PDF
    The Enlightenment, 1687-1776, by Preserved Smith
    1. The Enlightenment, 1687-1776 by Preserved Smith
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 57 - PDF
    Harvest in the North, by James Lansdale Hodson
    1. Harvest in the North by James Lansdale Hodson
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 58 - PDF
    Dream and Action, by Leonard Bacon
    1. Dream and Action by Leonard Bacon
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 58 - PDF
    Corporal Tune, by L.A.G. Strong
    1. Corporal Tune by L.A.G. Strong
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 58 - PDF
    Heirs of Mrs. Willingdon, by Mathilde Eiker
    1. Heirs of Mrs. Willingdon by Mathilde Eiker
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 59 - PDF
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Moralist, by Charles William Hendel
    1. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Moralist by Charles William Hendel
  • , p. 59 - PDF
    1. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Moralist by Charles William Hendel
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 60 - PDF
    A History of Palestine: the Last Two Thousand Years, by Jacob de Haas
    1. A History of Palestine: the Last Two Thousand Years by Jacob de Haas
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 60 - PDF
    Honore de Balzac: Letters to His Family, 1809-1850, by Walter Scott Hastings and Honore...
    1. Honore de Balzac: Letters to His Family, 1809-1850 by Walter Scott Hastings and Honore de B...
  • [+]
    (Review)
    , p. 60 - PDF
    God at Work, by William Adams Brown
    1. God at Work by William Adams Brown
  • [+]
    (6 Reviews)
    , p. 61 - PDF
    Consigned to Davy Jones, by George Hook Grant
    1. Consigned to Davy Jones by George Hook Grant
    2. Blue Plate Special by Damon Runyon
    3. The Harvesting by Irving Bacheller
    4. The Red Tiger by Don Skene
    5. Next Year's Rose by Diana Patrick
    6. Sinister Eden by Brian Cotterell
  • [+]
    (8 Reviews)
    , p. 61 - PDF
    Red Macaw, by Phoebe Haggard
    1. Red Macaw by Phoebe Haggard
    2. All the Skeletons in All the Closets by Keith Fowler
    3. Night Shift by Richard Blaker
    4. Broken Music by Morna McTaggart
    5. A Storm Is Rising by George Dyer
    6. Brothers and Lovers by John Hampson
    7. Criminal Law in Action by John Barker Waite
    8. Points in Eighteenth-Century Verse by Iolo A. Williams
  • , p. 62 - PDF
    1. Red Macaw by Phoebe Haggard
    2. All the Skeletons in All the Closets by Keith Fowler
    3. Night Shift by Richard Blaker
    4. Broken Music by Morna McTaggart
    5. A Storm Is Rising by George Dyer
    6. Brothers and Lovers by John Hampson
    7. Criminal Law in Action by John Barker Waite
    8. Points in Eighteenth-Century Verse by Iolo A. Williams
  • [+]
    (3 Reviews)
    , p. 62 - PDF
    Unconfessed, by Mary Hastings Bradley
    1. Unconfessed by Mary Hastings Bradley
    2. Death of a Banker by Anthony Wynne
    3. Death in the Quarry by G.D.H. Cole and Margaret Cole
  • , p. 63 - PDF
    1. Unconfessed by Mary Hastings Bradley
    2. Death of a Banker by Anthony Wynne
    3. Death in the Quarry by G.D.H. Cole and Margaret Cole
  • , p. 64 - PDF
    1. Unconfessed by Mary Hastings Bradley
    2. Death of a Banker by Anthony Wynne
    3. Death in the Quarry by G.D.H. Cole and Margaret Cole
  • , p. 64 - PDF
    1. Unconfessed by Mary Hastings Bradley
    2. Death of a Banker by Anthony Wynne
    3. Death in the Quarry by G.D.H. Cole and Margaret Cole