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Melvil Decimal System: 891.46

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Information
179,064
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
912,661
👫
4
Language
121,346
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
🔬
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
🗿
80
By Topic
68,830
📚
81
American And Canadian
399,547
🍁
82
English
202,292
🇬🇧
83
German
63,338
🇩🇪
84
French
49,450
🇫🇷
85
Italian
21,274
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
28,573
🇪🇸
87
Latin
5,001
📜
88
Greek and other Classical languages
7,054
🇬🇷
89
Other Languages
31,811
🗨
890
Other Languages
427
891
Literature of other Indo-European languages
15,773
892
Middle Eastern
3,471
893
Literature of Egyptian, Coptic and North African languages
124
🐊
894
Altaic, Finno-Ugric, Uralic and Dravidian literatures
2,105
895
East Asian
7,949
🈯
896
African
622
🐘
897
North American
229
🦃
898
South American
208
🍠
899
Other Literature: Pacific Islands, Basque, Artificial Languages, Georgia, Mesopotamia
903
891.0
6
891.1
79
891.2
Sanskrit
264
891.3
23
891.4
Bangladeshi, Hindu and Urdu
1,147
891.5
Persian
794
891.6
Languages of the British Isles (Gaelic, Cornish, Irish, Breton, Welsh)
2,312
891.7
Russian
7,025
891.8
West and South Slavic languages (Bulgarian, Slovene, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Serbo-Croatian, and Macedonian)
3,082
891.9
Languages of Eastern Europe (Albania ∙ Armenia ∙ Lithuania ∙ Latvia ∙ and the Balkans)
510
891.40
10
891.41
4
891.42
37
891.43
392
891.44
341
891.45
19
891.46
44
891.47
21
891.48
12
891.49
40
891.460
3
891.461
11
891.462
12
891.463
11
891.464891.465891.466891.467891.468
2
891.469
1

Works under MDS 891.46

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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

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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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