Added to the Archives This Week

In theory, says Peter Putnam, the Zenith HD230 HDTV receiver-DVR should be one step ahead of the competition. PP explains why, and more when he reviews the latest tapeless tuner/hard-disk recorder that offers some unique features, but omits others.

Thomas J. Norton gives Gods and Generals an A+ for historical accuracy about the Civil War, which he says more than makes up for the areas where this prequel to Gettysburg falls short. TJN recommends a little judicious remote control use.