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Melvil Decimal System: 832.9

Wording: Literature > German > Drama > 20th century, 1901-

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0
Information
174,374
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
💭
2
Religion
423,184
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
881,318
👫
4
Language
118,009
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
🔬
6
Technology
639,279
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
📚
9
Biography and History
550,807
🗿
80
By Topic
67,244
📚
81
American And Canadian
396,427
🍁
82
English
200,037
🇬🇧
83
German
61,998
🇩🇪
84
French
48,630
🇫🇷
85
Italian
20,878
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
26,900
🇪🇸
87
Latin
4,889
📜
88
Greco e altre lingue classiche
6,899
🇬🇷
89
Other Languages
31,302
🗨
830
German Literature
5,459
831
Poetry
2,867
😈
832
Drama
1,855
🎭
833
Fiction
8,879
834
Essays
325
📄
835
German Speeches
29
📢
836
German letters
83
ß
837
German wit and humor
193
😂
838
Authors, German and German miscellany
2,354
👝
839
Literature in other Germanic languages
39,954
832.0
71
832.1
4
832.2
4
832.3
7
832.4
12
832.5
Period of Imitation 1625-1750
24
832.6
Classic Period, 1750-1830
468
832.7
Postclassic Period, 1830-1856
98
832.8
Later 19th century, 1856-1900
70
832.9
20th century, 1901-
951
832.90832.91
824
832.92
19
832.93832.94832.95832.96832.97832.98832.99

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1922 Edition
Modern language
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"Far Friends"

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

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20th century (385) Austria (50) Austrian literature (75) autobiography (37) Belletristik (58) Bertolt Brecht (71) biography (182) Brecht (308) classic (109) classics (41) drama (2,309) epic theatre (63) fiction (629) Galileo (47) German (982) German drama (88) German language (49) German literature (911) Germany (205) history (59) Holocaust (41) literature (472) Marxism (38) non-fiction (50) paperback (39) play (557) play script (57) plays (921) read (136) school (38) Schweizerische Literatur (43) science (58) script (96) Switzerland (37) theatre (1,117) to-read (174) translation (106) unread (56) war (44) WWII (39)

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