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Melvil Decimal System: 975.55

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Dewmoji: 🗿 > 🌽 > 🌴 > ♍ > ?

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
🗿
970
>
6,521
971
Canada
13,146
🇨🇦
972
Mexico, Central America, And The Caribbean
9,310
🌶
973
United States
46,831
🇺🇸
974
Northeastern U.S.
14,458
🗽
975
Southeastern U.S.
9,146
🌴
976
South Central U.S.
7,716
⚜
977
Midwestern U.S.
8,443
🌽
978
Western U.S.
8,395
🤠
979
West Coast U.S.
10,557
🏄
975.0
699
975.1
Delaware
195
💼
975.2
Maryland
832
🌻
975.3
District Of Columbia
542
🤓
975.4
West Virginia
365
⛏
975.5
Virginia
1,901
♍
975.6
North Carolina
1,424
🍠
975.7
South Carolina
778
🌴
975.8
Georgia
871
🍑
975.9
Florida
1,191
🌀
975.50
244
975.51
48
975.52
102
975.53
28
975.54
144
975.55
59
975.56
53
975.57
47
975.58
13
975.59
51
975.550
2
975.551
8
975.552
16
975.553
1
975.554
1
975.555
16
975.556
5
975.557975.558
4
975.559
3

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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?

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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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