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Melvil Decimal System: 940.531743

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Information
183,829
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
172,351
💭
2
Religion
443,755
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
952,115
👫
4
Language
123,707
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,296
🔬
6
Technology
692,375
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
669,452
🎨
8
Literature
891,726
📚
9
Biography and History
567,666
🗿
90
History
26,741
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
115,986
92
Biography
56,800
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
25,891
📜
94
Europe
134,538
🏰
95
Asia
37,461
🗻
96
Africa
11,886
🌍
97
North America
135,785
🌽
98
South America
8,918
🍠
99
Pacific
13,660
🗿
940
Europe
47,509
941
British Isles -- Scotland And Ireland
19,101
942
England And Wales
14,885
943
Germany And Central Europe
12,941
944
France And Monaco
9,331
🇫🇷
945
Italic Peninsula
6,995
946
Iberian Peninsula
4,822
947
Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]
7,554
948
Scandinavia
6,663
949
Other Countries
4,737
940.0
General
444
940.1
Medieval 476-1453
1,932
940.2
Early Modern 1453-1914
2,792
940.3
World War I 1914-1918
1,988
940.4
Military History Of World War I
4,611
940.5
1918-1945
30,382
940.6
10
940.7
7
940.8
9
940.9
85
940.50
34
940.51
1918-1929
48
940.52
1930-1939
38
940.53
World War II
10,757
940.54
Military History Of World War II
18,332
940.55
1945-1999
359
940.56
21st Century
42
940.57
2
940.58
9
940.59
2
940.530
436
940.531
3,698
940.532
183
940.533
87
940.534
1,028
940.535
74
940.536
11
940.537
161
940.538
5
940.539
89
940.5310
11
940.5311
90
940.5312
16
940.5313
1
940.5314
120
940.5315
307
940.5316
214
940.5317
193
940.5318
Holocaust
2,540
940.5319
940.53170
35
940.53171940.53172940.53173940.53174
61
940.53175
17
940.53176940.53177
34
940.53178940.53179
2
940.531740940.531741940.531742940.531743
48
940.531744940.531745
1
940.531746940.531747
2
940.531748
8
940.531749
940.5317430
1
940.5317431
9
940.5317432
5
940.5317433
3
940.5317434
2
940.5317435
1
940.5317436
2
940.5317437
2
940.5317438
11
940.5317439

Works under MDS 940.531743

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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.

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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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