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Melvil Decimal System: 709.455

Wording: Arts and Recreation > General Art > Biography And History > Europe > Italy, Malta, San Marino, & Vatican City > Not set

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0
Information
195,362
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
181,943
💭
2
Religion
459,587
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,012,594
👫
4
Language
129,854
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
321,899
🔬
6
Technology
749,155
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
692,507
🎨
8
Literature
924,331
📚
9
Biography and History
588,443
🗿
70
General Art
70,334
🎨
71
Landscape design; City planning
8,795
🏡
72
Architecture
42,668
🏬
73
Sculpture
24,269
🗿
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
150,046
75
Painting
42,018
🎨
76
Engraving
9,875
🆒
77
Photography
34,775
📷
78
Music
100,806
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
208,921
700
General Art
13,067
💭
701
Theory And Instruction
3,760
📚
702
Miscellany
1,553
👝
703
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
724
📕
704
Special Topics
6,955
🤓
705
Periodicals
320
𝐓
706
Business, Organizations
340
👔
707
Education And Research
1,487
🏫
708
Art Galleries
5,739
🖼
709
Biography And History
36,389
🔙
709.0
By Period
6,342
709.1
Other Geographic Classifications
278
709.2
Biography
8,563
709.3
Ancient World
767
709.4
Europe
4,589
709.5
Asia
1,777
709.6
Africa
408
709.7
North America
2,533
🌽
709.8
South America
316
709.9
Pacific
986
709.40
61
709.41
British Isles -- Scotland & Ireland
527
709.42
England & Wales
472
709.43
Germany & Central Europe
673
709.44
France & Monaco
414
709.45
Italy, Malta, San Marino, & Vatican City
958
709.46
Iberia
219
709.47
Russia & Eastern Europe
281
709.48
Scandinavia
344
709.49
Other Countries
366
709.450
95
709.451
13
709.452
24
709.453
46
709.454
Emilia; San Marino
21
709.455
81
709.456
Marches, Umbria, Lazio; Vatican City
51
709.457
13
709.458
Sicily; Malta
16
709.459
709.4550709.4551
51
709.4552709.4553
3
709.4554709.4555
3
709.4556709.4557709.4558
11
709.4559
1

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