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Melvil Decimal System: 975.8

Wording: Biography and History > North America > Southeastern U.S. > Georgia

Dewmoji: πŸ—Ώ > 🌽 > 🌴 > πŸ‘

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,618
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,463
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,858
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
πŸ—Ώ
90
History
27,831
πŸ”™
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
121,226
βš“
92
Biography
59,735
πŸ‘©πŸΎ
93
Ancient World
27,144
πŸ“œ
94
Europe
141,258
🏰
95
Asia
39,191
πŸ—»
96
Africa
12,407
🌍
97
North America
139,927
🌽
98
South America
9,361
🍠
99
Pacific
14,288
πŸ—Ώ
970
>
6,760
971
Canada
13,733
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦
972
Mexico, Central America, And The Caribbean
9,851
🌢
973
United States
48,661
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
974
Northeastern U.S.
15,121
πŸ—½
975
Southeastern U.S.
9,573
🌴
976
South Central U.S.
7,977
⚜
977
Midwestern U.S.
8,682
🌽
978
Western U.S.
8,659
🀠
979
West Coast U.S.
10,910
πŸ„
975.0
720
975.1
Delaware
200
πŸ’Ό
975.2
Maryland
848
🌻
975.3
District Of Columbia
556
πŸ€“
975.4
West Virginia
377
⛏
975.5
Virginia
1,988
♍
975.6
North Carolina
1,469
🍠
975.7
South Carolina
826
🌴
975.8
Georgia
895
πŸ‘
975.9
Florida
1,311
πŸŒ€
975.80
118
975.81
32
975.82
Atlanta
74
975.83
7
975.84
15
975.85
19
975.86
13
975.87
66
975.88
9
975.89
16

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