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Melvil Decimal System: 940.5487

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

Dewmoji: 🗿 > 🏰 > ? > ? > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,052
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,638
💭
2
Religion
462,621
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,016,427
👫
4
Language
130,264
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,724
🔬
6
Technology
751,349
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
694,971
🎨
8
Literature
928,077
📚
9
Biography and History
591,318
🗿
90
History
27,792
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
120,978
92
Biography
59,602
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
27,113
📜
94
Europe
140,979
🏰
95
Asia
39,133
🗻
96
Africa
12,389
🌍
97
North America
139,725
🌽
98
South America
9,344
🍠
99
Pacific
14,263
🗿
940
Europe
50,175
941
British Isles -- Scotland And Ireland
19,724
942
England And Wales
15,464
943
Germany And Central Europe
13,834
944
France And Monaco
9,731
🇫🇷
945
Italic Peninsula
7,240
946
Iberian Peninsula
5,081
947
Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]
7,869
948
Scandinavia
6,893
949
Other Countries
4,968
940.0
General
470
940.1
Medieval 476-1453
2,012
940.2
Early Modern 1453-1914
3,109
940.3
World War I 1914-1918
2,154
940.4
Military History Of World War I
5,001
940.5
1918-1945
31,907
940.6
10
940.7
8
940.8
8
940.9
125
940.50
35
940.51
1918-1929
48
940.52
1930-1939
43
940.53
World War II
11,241
940.54
Military History Of World War II
19,301
940.55
1945-1999
368
940.56
21st Century
44
940.57
3
940.58
9
940.59
2
940.540
572
940.541
Infantry
1,244
940.542
4,018
940.543
4
940.544
Air force
2,185
940.545
Navy
1,381
940.546
73
940.547
1,250
940.548
1,886
940.549
79
940.5480
2
940.5481
801
940.5482
139
940.5483
13
940.5484
5
940.5485
125
940.5486
463
940.5487
63
940.5488
93
940.5489
1
940.54870940.54871940.54872940.54873
1
940.54874
53
940.54875
3
940.54876
1
940.54877940.54878940.54879

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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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