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1AnnaClaire
Edited: Feb 17, 2010, 12:15pm Top

My previous list was put together haphazardly, and I haven't updated it in a while, so I'm starting a better, more organized list.

I have some textbooks on here. If I read something with the same subheading that I think worth listing, I'll change them.

I do have some books cataloged that could "plug" holes here, but I haven't listed them on this thread if I haven't actually read them. That said, if you see a book in my library (and there's some evidence that I've read it, like a rating) that could plug a hole, feel free to send me a profile message.

2AnnaClaire
Edited: Feb 17, 2010, 10:14am Top

Class A - General Works
(0 done of 15)

Subclass AC - Collections. Series. Collected works
Subclass AE - Encyclopedias
Subclass AG - Dictionaries and other general reference works
Subclass AI - Indexes
Subclass AM - Museums. Collectors and collecting
Subclass AN - Newspapers
Subclass AP - Periodicals
Subclass AS - Academies and learned societies
Subclass AY - Yearbooks. Almanacs. Directories
Subclass AZ - History of scholarship and learning. The humanities

3AnnaClaire
Edited: Feb 17, 2010, 10:24am Top

Class B - Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
(1 done of 15)

Subclass B - Philosophy (General)
Subclass BC - Logic
Subclass BD - Speculative philosophy
Subclass BF - Psychology
The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe by Brian P. Levack
Subclass BH - Aesthetics
Subclass BJ - Ethics
Subclass BL - Religions. Mythology. Rationalism
Subclass BM - Judaism
Subclass BP - Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc.
Subclass BQ - Buddhism
Subclass BR - Christianity
Subclass BS - The Bible
Subclass BT - Doctrinal Theology
Subclass BV - Practical Theology
Subclass BX - Christian Denominations

4AnnaClaire
Edited: Feb 17, 2010, 10:28am Top

Class C- Auxiliary Sciences of History (General)
(2 of 9)

Subclass CB - History of Civilization
The Civilization of the Middle Ages by Norman F. Cantor
Subclass CC - Archaeology
Subclass CD - Diplomatics. Archives. Seals
Subclass CE - Technical Chronology. Calendar
Subclass CJ - Numismatics
Subclass CN - Inscriptions. Epigraphy
Subclass CR - Heraldry
Subclass CS - Genealogy
Subclass CT - Biography
The Cambridge Biographical Dictionary (most biographies seem to be classified with what their subjects did.)

5AnnaClaire
Edited: Sep 13, 2010, 4:34pm Top

Class D - World History (except American History)
(4 of 21)

Subclass D - History (General)
Four Queens by Nancy Goldstone
Subclass DA - Great Britain
The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn by Eric Ives
Subclass DAW - Central Europe
Subclass DB - Austria - Liechtenstein - Hungary - Czechoslovakia
Subclass DC - France - Andorra - Monaco
Joan of Arc: Her Story by Régine Pernoud
Subclass DD - Germany
Subclass DE - Greco-Roman World
Subclass DF - Greece
Subclass DG - Italy - Malta
Subclass DH - Low Countries - Benelux Countries
Subclass DJ - Netherlands (Holland)
Subclass DJK - Eastern Europe (General)
Subclass DK - Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics - Poland
Subclass DL - Northern Europe. Scandinavia
Subclass DP - Spain - Portugal
Subclass DQ - Switzerland
Subclass DR - Balkan Peninsula
Subclass DS - Asia
Subclass DT - Africa
The Translator: A Tribesman's Memoir of Darfur by Daoud Hari
Subclass DU - Oceania (South Seas)
Subclass DX - Gypsies

6AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 10:39am Top

Classes E and F - American History
(2 of 2)

Class E - American History
Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin, etc.

Class F - Local History of the United States and British, Dutch, French, and Latin America
Triangle by David Von Drehle, etc.

7AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 10:39am Top

Class G - Geography, Anthropology, Recreation
(2 of 10)

Subclass G - Geography (General). Atlases. Maps
Subclass GA - Mathematical geography. Cartography
Subclass GB - Physical geography
Subclass GC - Oceanography
Subclass GE - Environmental Sciences
Subclass GF - Human ecology. Anthropogeography
Subclass GN - Anthropology
Saxons, Vikings, and Celts by Bryan Sykes
Subclass GR - Folklore
Subclass GT - Manners and customs (General)
Medieval People by Eileen Power
Subclass GV - Recreation. Leisure

8AnnaClaire
Edited: Feb 17, 2010, 11:27am Top

Class H - Social Sciences
(5 of 16)

Subclass H - Social sciences (General)
Subclass HA - Statistics
Subclass HB - Economic theory. Demography
Subclass HC - Economic history and conditions
Subclass HD - Industries. Land use. Labor
Bread and Roses by Bruce Watson
Subclass HE - Transportation and communications
Subclass HF - Commerce
College Accounting
Subclass HG - Finance
Subclass HJ - Public finance
Subclass HM - Sociology (General)
Subclass HN - Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Life in a Medieval Village by Frances and Joseph Gies
Subclass HQ - The family. Marriage. Women
Failure is Impossible by Lynn Sherr
Subclass HS - Societies: secret, benevolent, etc.
Subclass HT - Communities. Classes. Races
Subclass HV - Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
Subclass HX - Socialism. Communism. Anarchism

9AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 10:48am Top

Class J - Political Science
(1 of 12)

Subclass J - General legislative and executive papers
Subclass JA - Political science (General)
Subclass JC - Political theory
Common Sense and Other Writings by Thomas Paine
Subclass JF - Political institutions and public administration
Subclass JJ - Political institutions and public administration (North America)
Subclass JK - Political institutions and public administration (United States)
Subclass JL - Political institutions and public administration (Canada, Latin America, etc.)
Subclass JN - Political institutions and public administration (Europe)
Subclass JQ - Political institutions and public administration (Asia, Africa, Australia, Pacific Area, etc.)
Subclass JS - Local government. Municipal government
Subclass JV - Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
Subclass JZ - International relations

10AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 10:49am Top

Class K - Law
(1 of 15)

Subclass K - Law in general. Comparative and uniform law. Jurisprudence
Subclass KB - Religious law in general. Comparative religious law. Jurisprudence
Subclass KBM - Jewish law
Subclass KBP - Islamic law
Subclass KBR - History of canon law
Subclass KBU - Law of the Roman Catholic Church. The Holy See
Subclasses - KD-KDK United Kingdom and Ireland
Subclass KDZ - America. North America
Subclass KE - Canada
Subclass KF - United States
The Summer of 1787 by David O. Stewart
Subclass KG - Latin America - Mexico and Central America - West Indies. Caribbean area
Subclass KH - South America
Subclasses KJ-KKZ - Europe
Subclasses KL-KWX - Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica
Subclass KZ - Law of nations

11AnnaClaire
Edited: Sep 13, 2010, 4:36pm Top

Class L - Education
Subclass L - Education (General)
Subclass LA - History of education
Teacher Man by Frank McCourt
Subclass LB - Theory and practice of education
Subclass LC - Special aspects of education
Subclass LD - Individual institutions - United States
Subclass LE - Individual institutions - America (except United States)
Subclass LF - Individual institutions - Europe
Subclass LG - Individual institutions - Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean islands, Australia, New Zealand, Pacific islands
Subclass LH - College and school magazines and papers
Subclass LJ - Student fraternities and societies, United States
Subclass LT - Textbooks

Edited for Touchstone

12AnnaClaire
Edited: Sep 13, 2010, 4:40pm Top

Class M - Music
(2 of 3)

Subclass M - Music
Subclass ML - Literature on music
Opera and the Morbidity of Music by Joseph Kerman
Subclass MT - Instruction and study
Listening to Music by Craig Wright






Class N - Fine arts
(3 of 8)

Subclass N - Visual arts
Louis Comfort Tiffany and Laurelton Hall by Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen
Subclass NA - Architecture
Subclass NB - Sculpture
Subclass NC - Drawing. Design. Illustration
Subclass ND - Painting
The Judgment of Paris by Ross King (though I considered listing Victoria Finlay’s Color: A Natural History of the Palette just to use the American subtitle)
Subclass NE - Print media
Subclass NK - Decorative arts
Victorian Lace Today by Jane Sowerby, which somehow wasn't put with the other knitting books in the T’s
Subclass NX - Arts in general

13AnnaClaire
Edited: Feb 17, 2010, 11:15am Top

Class P - Language and Literature
(8 of 19)

Subclass P - Philology. Linguistics
Subclass PA - Greek language and literature. Latin language and literature
The Iliad by Homer
Subclass PB - Modern languages. Celtic languages
Subclass PC - Romanic languages
various French language textbooks
Subclass PD - Germanic languages. Scandinavian languages
Subclass PE - English language
Mind the Gaffe by R. L. Trask
Subclass PF - West Germanic languages
Subclass PG - Slavic languages and literatures. Baltic languages. Albanian language
Subclass PH - Uralic languages. Basque language
Subclass PJ - Oriental languages and literatures
Subclass PK - Indo-Iranian languages and literatures
Subclass PL - Languages and literatures of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
Subclass PM - Hyperborean, Indian, and artificial languages
Subclass PN - Literature (General)
Film Art by David Bordwell
Subclass PQ - French, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese literature
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
Subclass PR - English literature
Persuasion by Jane Austen
Subclass PS - American literature
Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier, (though I'm tempted to prefer a biography: My Wars are Laid Away in Books by Alfred Habegger)
Subclass PT - German literature (etc.)
Subclass PZ - Fiction and juvenile belles lettres
The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

14AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 11:14am Top

Class Q - Science
(8 of 12)

Subclass Q - Science (General)
Coming of Age in the Milky Way by Timothy Ferris
Subclass QA - Mathematics
Elementary Statistics by Mario Triola
Subclass QB - Astronomy
Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel
Subclass QC - Physics
The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene
Subclass QD - Chemistry
Chemistry for Changing Times
Subclass QE - Geology
Krakatoa by Simon Winchester
Subclass QH - Natural history - Biology
Deep Ancestry by Spencer Wells
Subclass QK - Botany
Subclass QL - Zoology
Nearly Human by Andrew Y. Grant
Subclass QM - Human anatomy
Subclass QP - Physiology
Subclass QR - Microbiology

15AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 11:16am Top

Class R - Medicine
(1 of 17)

Subclass R - Medicine (General)
Subclass RA - Public aspects of medicine
Subclass RB - Pathology
Subclass RC - Internal medicine
The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson
Subclass RD - Surgery
Subclass RE - Ophthalmology
Subclass RF - Otorhinolaryngology
Subclass RG - Gynecology and obstetrics
Subclass RJ - Pediatrics
Subclass RK - Dentistry
Subclass RL - Dermatology
Subclass RM - Therapeutics. Pharmacology
Subclass RS - Pharmacy and materia medica
Subclass RT - Nursing
Subclass RV - Botanic, Thomsonian, and eclectic medicine
Subclass RX - Homeopathy
Subclass RZ - Other systems of medicine

16AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 11:23am Top

Class S - Agriculture
(2 of 6)

Subclass S - Agriculture (General)
Subclass SB - Plant culture
Roses (Better Homes & Gardens) (which still doesn’t mean I know what I'm doing)
Subclass SD - Forestry
Subclass SF - Animal culture
Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand
Subclass SH - Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling
Subclass SK - Hunting sports

17AnnaClaire
Edited: Sep 13, 2010, 4:54pm Top

Class T - Technology
(5 of 17)

Subclass T - Technology (General)
Subclass TA - Engineering (General). Civil engineering
Subclass TC - Hydraulic engineering. Ocean engineering
Subclass TD - Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
Subclass TE - Highway engineering. Roads and pavements
Subclass TF - Railroad engineering and operation
Conquering Gotham by Jill Jonnes
Subclass TG - Bridge engineering
Subclass TH - Building construction
Subclass TJ - Mechanical engineering and machinery
Subclass TK - Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering
Subclass TL - Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
Subclass TN - Mining engineering. Metallurgy
Subclass TP - Chemical technology
Subclass TR - Photography
Photography
Subclass TS - Manufactures
Color in Spinning by Deb Menz
Subclass TT - Handicrafts. Arts and crafts
You wouldn’t believe how much stuff I have here if I told you.
Subclass TX - Home economics
Joy of Cooking

(Edited to correct a title-free touchstone)

18AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 11:24am Top

Class U - Military Science
(0 of 9)

Subclass U - Military science (General)
Subclass UA - Armies: Organization, distribution, military situation
Subclass UB - Military administration
Subclass UC - Maintenance and transportation
Subclass UD - Infantry
Subclass UE - Cavalry. Armor
Subclass UF - Artillery
Subclass UG - Military engineering. Air forces
Subclass UH - Other services

19AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 11:25am Top

Class V - Naval Science
(0 of 10)

Subclass V - Naval science (General)
Subclass VA - Navies: Organization, distribution, naval situation
Subclass VB - Naval administration
Subclass VC - Naval maintenance
Subclass VD - Naval seamen
Subclass VE - Marines
Subclass VF - Naval ordnance
Subclass VG - Minor services of navies
Subclass VK - Navigation. Merchant marine
Subclass VM - Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering

20AnnaClaire
Feb 17, 2010, 11:26am Top

Class Z - Bibliography, Library Science
(0 of 2)

Subclass Z - Books (General). Writing. Paleography. Book industries and trade. Libraries. Bibliography
Subclass ZA - Information resources (General)

21AnnaClaire
Sep 13, 2010, 4:53pm Top

Plugged two more holes with books I'd read a while back. Strange how sometimes you just trip over a classification or two.

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