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Melvil Decimal System: 909.09

Wording: Biography and History > History > World history > Not set > Other Geographic Classifications

Dewmoji: πŸ—Ώ > πŸ”™ > 🌏 > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,618
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,463
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,858
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
πŸ—Ώ
90
History
27,831
πŸ”™
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
121,226
βš“
92
Biography
59,735
πŸ‘©πŸΎ
93
Ancient World
27,144
πŸ“œ
94
Europe
141,258
🏰
95
Asia
39,191
πŸ—»
96
Africa
12,407
🌍
97
North America
139,927
🌽
98
South America
9,361
🍠
99
Pacific
14,288
πŸ—Ώ
900
History and Geography
6,657
🌐
901
Theory
2,034
πŸ’­
902
Miscellany
415
πŸ‘
903
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
576
πŸ“•
904
Battles And Catastrophes
835
βš”
905
Periodicals
302
𝐓
906
Societies
86
πŸ‘«
907
Education And Research
2,517
πŸ“š
908
Historical collections and miscellanea
187
909
World history
14,222
🌏
909.0
4,558
909.1
476-1199
90
909.2
1200-1299
21
909.3
1300-1399
14
909.4
1400-1499
44
909.5
1500-1599
41
909.6
1600-1699
26
909.7
1700-1799
82
909.8
1800-
3,473
909.9
9
909.00
19
909.01
3
909.02
8
909.03
2
909.04
Ethnic and national groups
1,350
909.05
5
909.06
2
909.07
Middle Ages
732
909.08
1450/1500-, modern history
331
909.09
Other Geographic Classifications
2,094
909.090
2
909.091
Frigid Zones
51
909.092
Temperate Zones
5
909.093
Torrid Zones
4
909.094
Land, Landforms
16
909.095
By Vegetation
6
909.096
Air And Water
67
909.097
Socioeconomic Regions
993
909.098
Other Classifications
763
909.099
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Works under MDS 909.09

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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.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
297Religion > Other Religions > Islam, Babism, Bahai Faith23.3280
29XReligion > Other Religions4.9400
320Social Sciences > Political Science > Political Science 3.3159
32XSocial Sciences > Political Science 2.5321
35XSocial Sciences > Public Administration, Military Science2.3134

Related tags

20th century (146) ancient history (210) Arabs (161) art (140) Britain (223) British Empire (365) British History (341) Christianity (211) colonialism (142) Crusades (308) culture (297) empire (142) essays (210) Europe (389) European History (354) Folio Society (203) Greece (173) history (8,073) imperialism (173) Islam (1,389) literary criticism (139) literature (238) medieval (228) medieval history (153) Mediterranean (348) Middle Ages (156) Middle East (1,043) Middle Eastern History (150) non-fiction (2,343) philosophy (583) politics (411) read (155) reference (144) religion (546) textbook (219) to-read (834) travel (164) unread (151) Western Civilization (371) world history (455)

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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