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Melvil Decimal System: 222

Wording: Religion > Bible > Historical Books

Dewmoji: πŸ™πŸ½ > πŸ“– > ?

0
Information
196,280
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,818
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,659
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,764
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,462
πŸ’¬
5
Natural sciences and mathematics
322,973
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,874
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
696,205
8
Literature
930,303
πŸ“š
9
History & Geography
592,369
πŸ—ΊοΈ
20
Religion
24,440
πŸ™πŸ½
21
Theory
6,691
πŸ’­
22
Bible
76,650
πŸ“–
23
Christianity
62,183
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
77,940
πŸ“Ώ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,717
πŸ‘
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
63,288
β›ͺ
27
History of Christianity
24,652
πŸ”™
28
Christian denominations
34,567
☦
29
Other Religions
66,531
πŸ‘“
220
Bible
27,192
πŸ“–
221
Old Testament
6,862
🌈
222
Historical Books
7,827
223
Poetic Books
3,764
224
Prophetic Books
3,954
225
New Testament
7,233
☧
226
Gospels and Acts
9,898
227
Epistles
7,240
πŸ“©
228
Apocalypse
1,500
πŸ‡
229
Apocrypha
1,180
222.0
181
222.1
Pentateuch
4,154
222.2
Joshua
270
222.3
Judges and Ruth
464
222.4
Samuel
712
222.5
Kings
559
222.6
Chronicles
195
222.7
Ezra
136
222.8
Nehemiah
90
222.9
Esther
215

Works under MDS 222

7,827 results. First 2,000 shown.

titles | covers | shelf

Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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Related tags

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