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Melvil Decimal System: 972.75

Wording: Biography and History > North America > Mexico, Central America, And The Caribbean > Southern Pacific states > Not set

Dewmoji: 🗿 > 🌽 > 🌶 > ? > ?

0
Information
174,304
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,748
💭
2
Religion
423,003
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
881,215
👫
4
Language
117,983
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,951
🔬
6
Technology
639,220
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,263
🎨
8
Literature
864,955
📚
9
Biography and History
550,626
🗿
90
History
25,986
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
112,774
92
Biography
55,595
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
24,759
📜
94
Europe
129,262
🏰
95
Asia
35,787
🗻
96
Africa
11,404
🌍
97
North America
133,359
🌽
98
South America
8,304
🍠
99
Pacific
13,396
🗿
970
>
6,452
971
Canada
13,052
🇨🇦
972
Mexico, Central America, And The Caribbean
8,971
🌶
973
United States
46,578
🇺🇸
974
Northeastern U.S.
14,324
🗽
975
Southeastern U.S.
9,071
🌴
976
South Central U.S.
7,719
977
Midwestern U.S.
8,357
🌽
978
Western U.S.
8,336
🤠
979
West Coast U.S.
10,499
🏄
972.0
1,917
972.1
Free zone and Northern states
230
972.2
Lower California and islands
73
972.3
Central Pacific states
81
972.4
Interior states
119
972.5
Mexico; Federal district
178
972.6
Southern Gulf states
158
972.7
Southern Pacific states
248
972.8
Central America
1,526
972.9
Caribbean
3,006
🏝
972.70
2
972.71972.72
2
972.73
8
972.74
69
972.75
159
972.76972.77972.78972.79
972.750
90
972.751972.752972.753972.754972.755972.756972.757972.758972.759

Works under MDS 972.75

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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
3XXSocial Sciences 2.4157

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