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Melvil Decimal System: 299.784

Wording: Religion > Other Religions > By Region/Civilization > Of North American Origin > Of Particular Peoples and Cultures > Mesoamerican

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Information
174,374
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
💭
2
Religion
423,184
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,318
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,009
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,279
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
📚
9
Biography and History
550,807
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
22,118
🌌
21
Theory
5,308
💭
22
Bible
70,677
📖
23
Christianity
55,583
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
72,457
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
24,953
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
57,270
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
21,339
🔙
28
Christian denominations
31,498
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
61,981
👓
290
Ethnic and Other Religions
837
👓
291
Comparative Religion; Mythology (No Longer Used)
14,853
⚡
292
Classical religion (Greek and Roman religion)
1,591
🔱
293
Germanic religion
342
🎄
294
Religions of Indic origin
15,023
☸
295
Zoroastrianism (Mazdaism ∙ Parseeism ∙ Mithraism)
167
đŸ”Ĩ
296
Judaism
13,760
✡
297
Islam, Babism, Bahai Faith
8,092
â˜Ē
298
Unitarian Universalism and Mormonism (No Longer Used)
104
đŸ•¯
299
By Region/Civilization
7,212
🌐
299.0
2
299.1
Indo-European
396
299.2
Sumer, Assyria, Mesopotamia
141
299.3
Of North African Origin
414
299.4
Of Eurasian Origin
62
299.5
Of Asian Origin
1,158
🐅
299.6
Of African Origin
607
299.7
Of North American Origin
920
299.8
Of South American Origin
144
299.9
Other
2,468
299.70
16
299.71
22
299.72
Mythologies
43
299.73
Theological Conceptions and Doctrines
8
299.74
Religious Experience, Life, Ritual
66
299.75
Other Religious Practice
14
299.76299.77
By Particular Movement or Cult
2
299.78
Of Particular Peoples and Cultures
239
299.79
By Region
99
299.780299.781
Inuit
6
299.782
Navajo, Apache, Dogrib, etc.
10
299.783
Ojibwe, Cheyenne, Cree, Chippewa, etc.
22
299.784
Mesoamerican
96
299.785
Sioux, Lakota, Dakota, Cherokee, etc.
34
299.786
Mazatec
4
299.787299.788299.789
Other Peoples
4
299.7840
2
299.7841
Incan & Mayan
6
299.7842
Maya
13
299.7843299.7844299.7845
38
299.7846299.7847299.7848299.7849

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