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Melvil Decimal System: 974.7

Wording: Biography and History > North America > Northeastern U.S. > New York

Dewmoji: πŸ—Ώ > 🌽 > πŸ—½ > πŸ—½

0
Information
174,374
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
πŸ’­
2
Religion
423,184
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
881,318
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,009
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
639,279
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
550,807
πŸ—Ώ
90
History
26,000
πŸ”™
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
112,834
βš“
92
Biography
55,612
πŸ‘©πŸΎ
93
Ancient World
24,775
πŸ“œ
94
Europe
129,290
🏰
95
Asia
35,796
πŸ—»
96
Africa
11,406
🌍
97
North America
133,381
🌽
98
South America
8,307
🍠
99
Pacific
13,406
πŸ—Ώ
970
>
6,456
971
Canada
13,053
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
972
Mexico, Central America, And The Caribbean
8,971
🌢
973
United States
46,586
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
974
Northeastern U.S.
14,324
πŸ—½
975
Southeastern U.S.
9,071
🌴
976
South Central U.S.
7,720
⚜
977
Midwestern U.S.
8,357
🌽
978
Western U.S.
8,338
🀠
979
West Coast U.S.
10,505
πŸ„
974.0
439
974.1
Maine
731
β›΅
974.2
New Hampshire
432
πŸ†“
974.3
Vermont
268
🍁
974.4
Massachusetts
2,299
🐟
974.5
Rhode Island
362
πŸ”
974.6
Connecticut
742
🐳
974.7
New York
4,276
πŸ—½
974.8
Pennsylvania
2,432
πŸ”•
974.9
New Jersey
1,260
πŸ€‘
974.70
295
974.71
New York (city)
892
πŸ—½
974.72
Vicinity of New York City
250
974.73
Southeast counties
139
974.74
Middle east counties
591
974.75
Northern counties
181
974.76
North central counties
97
974.77
South central counties
31
974.78
West central counties
52
974.79
Western counties
54

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

MDSScheduleRatioCount
720.97Arts and Recreation > Architecture > Architecture > Biography And History > North America33132
720.9Arts and Recreation > Architecture > Architecture > Biography And History8169
720Arts and Recreation > Architecture > Architecture6252
72XArts and Recreation > Architecture4.7394
296Religion > Other Religions > Judaism3.7106
364.1Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Criminology > Crimes and Offenses3.5106
813.54Literature > American And Canadian > Fiction > 20th Century > 1945-19992.6533
813.5Literature > American And Canadian > Fiction > 20th Century2.5607
364Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Criminology2.5117
38XSocial Sciences > Commerce, Communications, Transportation2.4166
77XArts and Recreation > Photography2.1142

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