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Melvil Decimal System: 952.0

Wording: Biography and History > Asia > Japan > Not set

Dewmoji: đŸ—ŋ > đŸ—ģ > 🗾 > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,463
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
đŸ—ŋ
90
History
27,831
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
121,226
⚓
92
Biography
59,735
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
27,144
📜
94
Europe
141,258
🏰
95
Asia
39,191
đŸ—ģ
96
Africa
12,407
🌍
97
North America
139,927
đŸŒŊ
98
South America
9,361
🍠
99
Pacific
14,288
đŸ—ŋ
950
Asia
1,433
951
China and Korea
7,325
🇨đŸ‡ŗ
952
Japan
2,323
🗾
953
Arabian Peninsula
926
954
Indian Subcontinent
5,606
955
Iran
1,066
🇮🇷
956
Middle East
11,248
đŸĒ
957
Siberia
148
🇷đŸ‡ē
958
Central Asia
1,504
đŸĢ
959
Southeast Asia
7,612
🐃
952.0
1,256
952.1
Honshu
131
952.2
Kyushu and Okinawa
37
952.3
Shikoku
4
952.4
Hokkaido
4
952.5
1
952.6952.7952.8
Ogasawara
5
952.9
3
952.00
104
952.01
Early history to 1185
60
952.02
1185-1868
250
952.03
1868-1945
419
952.04
1945-
376
952.05
43
952.06952.07952.08
2
952.09

Works under MDS 952.0

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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
895.6Literature > Other Languages > East Asian > Japanese56.7170
895Literature > Other Languages > East Asian33.5201
89XLiterature > Other Languages10210
355Social Sciences > Public Administration, Military Science > Military Science7.3109
35XSocial Sciences > Public Administration, Military Science4.6134

Related tags

19th century (66) 20th century (99) art (43) Asia (242) Asian History (69) autobiography (86) biography (482) culture (200) diary (92) essays (63) fiction (98) graphic novel (41) heian (136) Hirohito (57) history (1,823) Japan (3,638) Japanese (218) Japanese culture (131) Japanese History (655) Japanese literature (201) literature (116) manga (86) martial arts (56) memoir (229) military (58) military history (150) non-fiction (1,059) photography (45) politics (63) read (76) reference (74) Russia (70) Russo-Japanese War (87) samurai (162) sociology (46) to-read (402) travel (254) unread (53) war (69) WWII (408)

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