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Melvil Decimal System: 929.107207

Wording: Biography and History > Biography > Genealogy; Heraldry > Genealogies > Not set > Not set > Not set > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: đŸ—ŋ > 👩🏾 > đŸ“¯ > ? > ? > ? > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,074
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,667
💭
2
Religion
462,730
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,016,516
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,278
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,754
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,392
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,085
🎨
8
Literature
928,224
📚
9
Biography and History
591,421
đŸ—ŋ
90
History
27,790
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
120,998
⚓
92
Biography
59,609
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
27,114
📜
94
Europe
141,008
🏰
95
Asia
39,136
đŸ—ģ
96
Africa
12,392
🌍
97
North America
139,765
đŸŒŊ
98
South America
9,345
🍠
99
Pacific
14,264
đŸ—ŋ
920
Biography
24,300
👩🏾
921
Of Philosophy
2,943
922
Of Theology
1,788
923
Of Sociology
4,503
924
--
51
925
Of Science
473
đŸ”Ŧ
926
Of Technology
715
💡
927
Of Fine Arts
1,976
đŸ–ŧ
928
Of Literature
2,204
📚
929
Genealogy; Heraldry
20,656
đŸ“¯
929.0
37
929.1
Genealogies
2,462
929.2
Families
5,213
929.3
Registers of births, baptisms, marriages, deaths
6,470
929.4
Names of persons and places
1,763
🏷
929.5
Epitaphs
1,034
929.6
Heraldry
467
🛡
929.7
Peerage, precedence, titles of honor; Royal houses
731
929.8
Coats of arms, crests
294
929.9
Flags
689
929.10
1,109
929.11
1
929.12
1
929.13
7
929.14
2
929.15
3
929.16929.17
6
929.18
4
929.19
3
929.100929.101
8
929.102
171
929.103
17
929.104
2
929.105
13
929.106
9
929.107
709
929.108
58
929.109
119
929.1070
1
929.1071
4
929.1072
694
929.1073929.1074
1
929.1075929.1076929.1077929.1078929.1079
929.10720
392
929.10721929.10722
2
929.10723929.10724
3
929.10725929.10726929.10727
1
929.10728929.10729
1
929.107200929.107201929.107202
2
929.107203929.107204
207
929.107205
1
929.107206
1
929.107207
130
929.107208
3
929.107209
48
929.1072070929.1072071
21
929.1072072
2
929.1072073
73
929.1072074
8
929.1072075
5
929.1072076
2
929.1072077
9
929.1072078
1
929.1072079

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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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