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Melvil Decimal System: 940.5316

Wording: Biography and History > Europe > Europe > 1918-1945 > World War II > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: 🗿 > 🏰 > ? > ? > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
195,777
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,289
💭
2
Religion
460,996
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,014,352
👫
4
Language
130,009
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,290
🔬
6
Technology
750,603
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
693,508
🎨
8
Literature
926,050
📚
9
Biography and History
589,816
🗿
90
History
27,731
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
120,734
92
Biography
59,241
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
27,060
📜
94
Europe
140,668
🏰
95
Asia
39,075
🗻
96
Africa
12,366
🌍
97
North America
139,442
🌽
98
South America
9,307
🍠
99
Pacific
14,192
🗿
940
Europe
50,044
941
British Isles -- Scotland And Ireland
19,695
942
England And Wales
15,423
943
Germany And Central Europe
13,822
944
France And Monaco
9,704
🇫🇷
945
Italic Peninsula
7,215
946
Iberian Peninsula
5,075
947
Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]
7,861
948
Scandinavia
6,865
949
Other Countries
4,964
940.0
General
470
940.1
Medieval 476-1453
2,004
940.2
Early Modern 1453-1914
3,104
940.3
World War I 1914-1918
2,149
940.4
Military History Of World War I
4,988
940.5
1918-1945
31,828
940.6
10
940.7
8
940.8
8
940.9
124
940.50
35
940.51
1918-1929
48
940.52
1930-1939
43
940.53
World War II
11,205
940.54
Military History Of World War II
19,261
940.55
1945-1999
367
940.56
21st Century
44
940.57
3
940.58
9
940.59
2
940.530
458
940.531
3,857
940.532
181
940.533
99
940.534
1,083
940.535
81
940.536
11
940.537
161
940.538
5
940.539
91
940.5310
10
940.5311
92
940.5312
19
940.5313
1
940.5314
130
940.5315
313
940.5316
229
940.5317
202
940.5318
Holocaust
2,639
940.5319
940.53160
2
940.53161
175
940.53162
24
940.53163
16
940.53164940.53165940.53166940.53167940.53168940.53169

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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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