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Melvil Decimal System: 578.094

Wording: Mathematics and Science > Life Sciences > Natural history of organisms and related subjects > Not set > Biography; History By Place > Europe

Dewmoji: πŸ”¬ > 🐠 > ? > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,273
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,619
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,465
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,859
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,838
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
πŸ—Ώ
50
General Science
24,934
πŸ”¬
51
Mathematics
61,944
βž—
52
Astronomy
17,388
🌌
53
Physics
34,172
🍎
54
Chemistry
22,053
βš—
55
Earth sciences & geology
28,173
🌎
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,394
πŸ’€
57
Life Sciences
45,977
🐠
58
Botany
17,698
🌿
59
Zoology
64,237
🐼
570
Life Sciences
4,610
🐠
571
Physiology and related subjects
4,408
πŸ’€
572
Biochemistry
6,642
βš—
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
πŸ”„
578
Natural history of organisms and related subjects
1,903
579
Natural history of microorganisms, fungi, algae
2,528
πŸ„
578.0
352
578.1
Varieties of microscopes
13
578.2
2
578.3578.4
171
578.5
2
578.6
164
578.7
Organisms characteristic of specific kinds of environments
824
578.8
19
578.9
15
578.00578.01
Theory And Instruction
138
578.02
1
578.03
2
578.04578.05
7
578.06578.07
3
578.08
4
578.09
Biography; History By Place
196
578.090578.091
9
578.092
Biography
6
578.093578.094
Europe
29
578.095
5
578.096
Africa
12
578.097
North America
56
578.098
South America
9
578.099
Pacific
34
578.0940578.0941
13
578.0942
6
578.0943578.0944578.0945578.0946578.0947578.0948
6
578.0949
1

Works under MDS 578.094

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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