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Melvil Decimal System: 572.860

Wording: Mathematics and Science > Life Sciences > Biochemistry > Not set > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: đŸ”Ŧ > 🐠 > ⚗ > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,463
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,859
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,837
🎨
8
Literature
929,791
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
đŸ—ŋ
50
General Science
24,934
đŸ”Ŧ
51
Mathematics
61,944
➗
52
Astronomy
17,388
🌌
53
Physics
34,172
🍎
54
Chemistry
22,053
⚗
55
Earth sciences & geology
28,173
🌎
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,394
💀
57
Life Sciences
45,977
🐠
58
Botany
17,698
đŸŒŋ
59
Zoology
64,237
đŸŧ
570
Life Sciences
4,610
🐠
571
Physiology and related subjects
4,408
💀
572
Biochemistry
6,642
⚗
573
Paleoanthropology
2,148
574
Biology
11,448
575
Specific parts of and physiological systems in plants
1,988
🌱
576
Evolution And Genetics
3,462
577
Ecology
6,840
🔄
578
Natural history of organisms and related subjects
1,903
579
Natural history of microorganisms, fungi, algae
2,528
🍄
572.0
223
572.1
49
572.2
83
572.3
Migrations of men
219
572.4
356
572.5
548
572.6
969
572.7
275
572.8
2,159
572.9
By Region
441
572.80
255
572.81
10
572.82
44
572.83
57
572.84
27
572.85
16
572.86
551
572.87
54
572.88
135
572.89
67
572.860
27
572.861
11
572.862
29
572.863
114
572.864
19
572.865
115
572.866
1
572.867572.868572.869
20
572.8600
1
572.8601
3
572.8602
13
572.8603572.8604572.8605572.8606572.8607
8
572.8608572.8609
2

Works under MDS 572.860

1–26 of 26 titles | covers | shelf

Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

None

What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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