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Melvil Decimal System: 947

Wording: Biography and History > Europe > Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]

Dewmoji: ๐Ÿ—ฟ > ๐Ÿฐ > ?

0
Information
196,271
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
463,618
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
130,463
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
751,858
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
695,837
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
929,792
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
๐Ÿ—ฟ
90
History
27,831
๐Ÿ”™
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
121,226
โš“
92
Biography
59,735
๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพ
93
Ancient World
27,144
๐Ÿ“œ
94
Europe
141,258
๐Ÿฐ
95
Asia
39,191
๐Ÿ—ป
96
Africa
12,407
๐ŸŒ
97
North America
139,927
๐ŸŒฝ
98
South America
9,361
๐Ÿ 
99
Pacific
14,288
๐Ÿ—ฟ
940
Europe
50,289
941
Scotland and Ireland
19,754
942
England And Wales
15,496
943
Germany And Central Europe
13,851
944
France And Monaco
9,738
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท
945
Italic Peninsula
7,259
946
Iberian Peninsula
5,088
947
Russia and Eastern Europe [also, more Finland]
7,887
948
Scandinavia
6,925
949
Other Countries
4,971
947.0
Russian & Slavic History by Period
4,563
947.1
[Previously Finland, Lapland, Karelia]
65
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
947.2
Mostly St. Petersburg/Leningrad
184
947.3
Mostly Moscow
65
947.4
[Formerly the Baltic States, St. Petersburg, etc.]
197
947.5
Caucasus Region
299
947.6
Moldova, Transnistria
54
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
947.7
Ukraine, Novorossiya
465
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
947.8
Belarus
51
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ
947.9
Baltic States [Formerly, Caucasus Generally]
308

Works under MDS 947

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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
327.12Social Sciences > Political Science > International Relations > Foreign policy and specific topics in international relations > Espionage and subversion23.8143
335.4Social Sciences > Economics > Socialism; Communism; Fascism; Anarchism > Marxism23.3256
335.43Social Sciences > Economics > Socialism; Communism; Fascism; Anarchism > Marxism > Communism20.6103
335Social Sciences > Economics > Socialism; Communism; Fascism; Anarchism20420
891.73Literature > Other Languages > Literature of other Indo-European languages > Russian > Russian Fiction18.5204
891.7Literature > Other Languages > Literature of other Indo-European languages > Russian14.5349
891Literature > Other Languages > Literature of other Indo-European languages7.9401
327.1Social Sciences > Political Science > International Relations > Foreign policy and specific topics in international relations7.2165
327.73Social Sciences > Political Science > International Relations > North America > United States6.7114
327.7Social Sciences > Political Science > International Relations > North America6.4115
327Social Sciences > Political Science > International Relations5.8443
320.5Social Sciences > Political Science > Political Science > Isms4.4102
89XLiterature > Other Languages4.4451
296Religion > Other Religions > Judaism4.2193
355Social Sciences > Public Administration, Military Science > Military Science4.2302
32XSocial Sciences > Political Science 3.21048
355.0Social Sciences > Public Administration, Military Science > Military Science3.2101
320Social Sciences > Political Science > Political Science 3350
35XSocial Sciences > Public Administration, Military Science2.6379

Related tags

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