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Melvil Decimal System: 955

Wording: Biography and History > Asia > Iran

Dewmoji: 🗿 > 🗻 > 🇮🇷

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Information
174,134
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,536
💭
2
Religion
421,381
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
880,123
👫
4
Language
117,795
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,636
🔬
6
Technology
638,661
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
650,231
🎨
8
Literature
863,493
📚
9
Biography and History
549,572
🗿
90
History
25,942
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
112,593
⚓
92
Biography
55,378
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
24,741
📜
94
Europe
129,063
🏰
95
Asia
35,726
🗻
96
Africa
11,379
🌍
97
North America
133,117
🌽
98
South America
8,272
🍠
99
Pacific
13,361
🗿
950
Asia
1,350
951
China and Korea
6,760
🇨🇳
952
Japan
2,175
🗾
953
Arabian Peninsula
841
954
Indian Subcontinent
5,127
955
Iran
994
🇮🇷
956
Middle East
9,830
🐪
957
Siberia
142
🇷🇺
958
Central Asia
1,351
🐫
959
Southeast Asia
7,156
🐃
955.0
623
955.1
8
955.2
17
955.3
17
955.4
1
955.5
2
955.6
2
955.7
24
955.8
37
955.9
18

Works under MDS 955

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

MDSScheduleRatioCount
327Social Sciences > Political Science > International Relations11.2112
32XSocial Sciences > Political Science 5.4215

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