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Melvil Decimal System: 700.972

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Information
184,385
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
173,011
πŸ’­
2
Religion
444,891
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
956,176
πŸ‘«
4
Language
124,030
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,976
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
694,518
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
670,607
🎨
8
Literature
893,417
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
568,807
πŸ—Ώ
70
General Art
68,258
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,510
🏑
72
Architecture
41,430
🏬
73
Sculpture
23,707
πŸ—Ώ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
145,660
✏
75
Painting
40,863
🎨
76
Engraving
9,674
πŸ†’
77
Photography
33,597
πŸ“·
78
Music
97,056
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
201,852
⚽
700
General Art
12,538
πŸ’­
701
Theory And Instruction
3,599
πŸ“š
702
Miscellany
1,527
πŸ‘
703
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
721
πŸ“•
704
Special Topics
6,770
πŸ€“
705
Periodicals
314
𝐓
706
Business, Organizations
315
πŸ‘”
707
Education And Research
1,453
🏫
708
Art Galleries
5,647
πŸ–Ό
709
Biography And History
35,374
πŸ”™
700.0
73
700.1
Philosophy And Psychology
1,115
700.2
226
700.3
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
23
700.4
1,080
700.5
46
700.6
163
700.7
453
700.8
307
700.9
Biography And History By Place
3,063
700.90
295
700.91
19
700.92
Biography
1,134
700.93
Ancient World
26
700.94
Europe
643
700.95
Asia
137
700.96
Africa
47
700.97
North America
364
700.98
South America
26
700.99
Pacific
79
700.970
1
700.971
Canada
58
700.972
Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
19
700.973
United States
178
700.974
Northeastern U.S.
36
700.975
Southeastern U.S.
9
700.976
South Central U.S.
8
700.977
Midwestern U.S.
11
700.978
Western U.S.
13
700.979
West Coast U.S.
26
700.9720
1
700.9721700.9722700.9723700.9724700.9725700.9726700.9727700.9728
1
700.9729
10

Works under MDS 700.972

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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.

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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