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Melvil Decimal System: 940.5324

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0
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
🗿
90
History
26,214
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
114,705
92
Biography
56,619
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
25,324
📜
94
Europe
131,442
🏰
95
Asia
36,776
🗻
96
Africa
11,618
🌍
97
North America
134,523
🌽
98
South America
8,726
🍠
99
Pacific
13,582
🗿
940
Europe
46,371
941
British Isles -- Scotland And Ireland
18,797
942
England And Wales
14,701
943
Germany And Central Europe
12,322
944
France And Monaco
9,092
🇫🇷
945
Italic Peninsula
6,920
946
Iberian Peninsula
4,632
947
Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]
7,373
948
Scandinavia
6,628
949
Other Countries
4,606
940.0
General
419
940.1
Medieval 476-1453
1,865
940.2
Early Modern 1453-1914
2,691
940.3
World War I 1914-1918
1,885
940.4
Military History Of World War I
4,404
940.5
1918-1945
29,797
940.6
10
940.7
7
940.8
9
940.9
86
940.50
32
940.51
1918-1929
48
940.52
1930-1939
37
940.53
World War II
10,528
940.54
Military History Of World War II
18,012
940.55
1945-1999
349
940.56
21st Century
38
940.57
2
940.58
8
940.59
1
940.530
421
940.531
3,585
940.532
175
940.533
88
940.534
1,002
940.535
71
940.536
11
940.537
156
940.538
5
940.539
88
940.5320
1
940.5321
1
940.5322
74
940.5323940.5324
24
940.5325
11
940.5326940.5327940.5328940.5329
940.53240940.53241940.53242940.53243
2
940.53244
16
940.53245
2
940.53246940.53247940.53248940.53249

Works under MDS 940.5324

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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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