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Melvil Decimal System: 623.86

Wording: Technology > Engineering > Military Engineering and Marine Engineering > Naval architecture; Shipbilding > Sails & Rigging

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Information
174,374
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
πŸ’­
2
Religion
423,184
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
881,318
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,009
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
639,279
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
550,807
πŸ—Ώ
60
General Technology
6,246
πŸ’‘
61
Medicine
207,687
πŸ’‰
62
Engineering
102,547
πŸ”©
63
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
61,846
🌱
64
Home Economics
122,983
🏠
65
Business
99,253
πŸ‘”
66
Chemical Technology
11,499
πŸš€
67
Manufacturing
4,874
πŸ“¦
68
Handicraft and Occupations
14,123
πŸ”¨
69
Building
8,221
πŸ‘·
620
Engineering
12,102
πŸ”©
621
Mechanical Engineering and Machinery
31,202
🏭
622
Mining Engineering and Mines and Mineral Resources
2,344
πŸ•³
623
Military Engineering and Marine Engineering
10,856
βš“
624
Civil Engineering
5,408
πŸŒ‰
625
Road and Railroad
3,419
πŸ›€
626
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29
🀷
627
Hydraulic Engineering
1,059
🌊
628
Sanitary; Municipal
4,548
🚽
629
Other Branches
31,580
🌿
623.0
144
623.1
191
623.2
15
623.3
41
623.4
Technology of Weapons and Armaments
1,701
623.5
Ballistics and Gunnery
40
623.6
31
623.7
Military Aviation; Military Wheeled & Tracked Vehicles; Related Technologies
2,785
623.8
Naval architecture; Shipbilding
5,473
🚒
623.9
8
623.80
70
623.81
General; Design
160
623.82
History of Naval Architecture
2,317
623.83
Shipbuilders & Dockyards
35
623.84
Boatbuilding
34
623.85
Boating
82
623.86
Sails & Rigging
106
623.87
Inboard & Outboard Motors
185
623.88
Seamanship
650
623.89
Navigation
727
623.860
2
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48
623.863
13
623.864623.865
8
623.866623.867
1
623.868623.869

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