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Melvil Decimal System: 940.5348

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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
🗿
90
History
26,000
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
112,834
92
Biography
55,612
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
24,775
📜
94
Europe
129,290
🏰
95
Asia
35,796
🗻
96
Africa
11,406
🌍
97
North America
133,381
🌽
98
South America
8,307
🍠
99
Pacific
13,406
🗿
940
Europe
45,830
941
British Isles -- Scotland And Ireland
18,580
942
England And Wales
14,571
943
Germany And Central Europe
11,901
944
France And Monaco
8,969
🇫🇷
945
Italic Peninsula
6,833
946
Iberian Peninsula
4,310
947
Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]
7,283
948
Scandinavia
6,501
949
Other Countries
4,512
940.0
General
407
940.1
Medieval 476-1453
1,818
940.2
Early Modern 1453-1914
2,641
940.3
World War I 1914-1918
1,859
940.4
Military History Of World War I
4,331
940.5
1918-1945
29,458
940.6
10
940.7
7
940.8
9
940.9
86
940.50
31
940.51
1918-1929
47
940.52
1930-1939
39
940.53
World War II
10,356
940.54
Military History Of World War II
17,873
940.55
1945-1999
344
940.56
21st Century
38
940.57
2
940.58
8
940.59
1
940.530
417
940.531
3,540
940.532
175
940.533
87
940.534
986
940.535
74
940.536
11
940.537
157
940.538
4
940.539
85
940.5340940.5341
74
940.5342
110
940.5343
140
940.5344
123
940.5345
172
940.5346
7
940.5347
56
940.5348
174
940.5349
88
940.53480940.53481
106
940.53482
11
940.53483
20
940.53484
12
940.53485
5
940.53486940.53487940.53488
1
940.53489
15

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1922 Edition
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"Far Friends"

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

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What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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