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Melvil Decimal System: 956.700

Wording: Biography and History > Asia > Middle East > Iraq > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: đŸ—ŋ > đŸ—ģ > đŸĒ > 🇮đŸ‡ļ > ? > ?

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
695,837
🎨
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
🐃
956.0
1,794
956.1
Turkey (Anatolia)
753
🇹🇷
956.2
Aidin, Smyrna
28
956.3
Kastamuni, Angora
94
956.4
Konieh, Adana, Cyprus
196
956.5
Israel
25
956.6
Eastern Portions of Turkey (Previously Armenia and Kurdistan)
753
956.7
Iraq
2,008
🇮đŸ‡ļ
956.8
[No Longer Used?]
6
956.9
The Levant
4,030
956.70
1,780
956.71
1
956.72
12
956.73956.74
16
956.75
3
956.76956.77
1
956.78956.79
1
956.700
21
956.701956.702
5
956.703
4
956.704
1,743
956.705956.706956.707956.708
1
956.709
956.7000956.7001956.7002956.7003956.7004
19
956.7005956.7006956.7007956.7008
2
956.7009

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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