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DS 1-35.2 - History of Asia

Call Number Subject
DS 1 Periodicals. Societies. Serials
DS 2 Sources & documents
DS 3 Collected works (nonserial)
DS 4 Gazetteers. Dictionaries, etc.
DS 5 General works
DS 5.5 Pictorial works
DS 5.95-10 Description & travel
See also DK750 Soviet Central Asia; DK751+ Siberia; DK845+ Russian Central Asia
See also DS41+ Levant; DS327+ Central Asia; DS411+ East Indies (General)
See also DS501+ Far East; DS611+ Dutch East Indies
- DS 5.95 - History of voyages & discoveries. History of travel
- DS 6 - Through 1491
- DS 7 - 1492-1800
- DS 8 - 1801-1900
- DS 9 - 1901-1950
- DS 10 - 1951-
DS 11 Antiquities
DS 12 Social life & customs. Civilization. Intellectual life
See also CB253+ Oriental civilization
DS 13-28 Ethnography
- DS 13 - General works
- DS 15-15.3 - Indo-Europeans
See also GN539 Indo-Europeans (General)
- - DS 15.3 - - Indo-Iranians
- DS 17 - Ural-Altaic peoples
- DS 19-23.1 - Mongols
See also GN548 Mongolian race (General)
- - DS 19 - - General works
- - DS 22 - - Genghis Khan, 1162-1227
- - DS 22.3 - - Ogotai dynasty (China, etc.)
- - DS 23 - - Timur, 1336-1405
- DS 24 - Kazakhs
- DS 25 - Tatars
- DS 26-27.56 - Turkic peoples
- - DS 26 - - General works
- - DS 27-27.22 - - Seljuks
  - - Ottomans see DR434+
- DS 28.A-Z - Other individual elements in the population, A-Z
- - DS 28.A35 - - Africans
DS 31-35.2 History
- DS 31 - Dictionaries. Chronological tables, outlines, etc.
- DS 32 - Biography (Collective)
- DS 32.5-32.7 - Historiography
- DS 32.8-32.9 - Study & teaching
- DS 33 - General works
- DS 33.1 - General special
- DS 33.3-33.4 - Political & diplomatic history
- - DS 33.4 - - Asian relations of individual countries, A-Z
- - - DS 33.4.A8 - - - Australia
- - - DS 33.4.C5 - - - China
- - - DS 33.4.E85 - - - Europe
- - - DS 33.4.G7 - - - Great Britain
- - - DS 33.4.I4 - - - India
- - - DS 33.4.J3 - - - Japan
- - - DS 33.4.L29 - - - Latin America
- - - DS 33.4.R8 - - - Russia
- - - DS 33.4.S65 - - - Soviet Union
- - - DS 33.4.U6 - - - United States
- DS 33.5-35.2 - By period
- - DS 33.5 - - Ancient & medieval
- - DS 33.7 - - Early modern
- - DS 34 - - 19th century
For Central Asian question see D378+
- - DS 35-35.2 - - 20th century
For Central Asian question (1801-1914) see D378+
For Central Asian question (1914-) see D471
For Near East see DS61+
For Far Eastern question see DS515
- - - DS 35 - - - General works
- - - DS 35.2 - - - 1945-

DS 35.3-35.77 - The Islamic World

See also BP+ Islam; BV2625+ Missions among Muslims
See also DR1+ Turkey, Bulgaria, etc.; DS36+ Arab countries, including North Africa, Islamic Empire, Islamic civilization; DS41+ Near East; DS350+; DS350+ Afghanistan, Pakistan, etc.; DS591+ Malaysia, Indonesia; DT43+ Egypt, North Africa; DT348+ Sub-Saharan Africa

Call Number Subject
DS 35.3 Periodicals. Societies. Sources
DS 35.53 Gazetteers. Guidebooks. Dictionaries. Directories, etc.
DS 35.57 Description & travel
DS 35.6 General works
DS 35.62 Social life & customs. Civilization. Intellectual life
For the civilizatio of the individual countries, see the country
For the modern Arab countries in general, including North Africa see DS36.8+
For medieval Islamic civilzation in general, as well as medieval Islamic
civilization of the Near East see DS36.85+
For the Near East in general, including Islamic civilization in the modern period see DS57
DS 35.625 Ethnography
DS 35.627-35.68 History
- DS 35.627 - Dictionaries. Chronological tables, outlines, etc.
- DS 35.63 - General works
- DS 35.65-35.67 - Historiography
- DS 35.69-35.7 - Political history
- - DS 35.7 - - Panislamism
- DS 35.73-35.74 - Foreign & general relations
For general works on the diplomatic history of a period, see the period
- - DS 35.74.A-Z - - By region or country, A-Z
- - - DS 35.74.E85 - - - Europe
- - - DS 35.74.G7 - - - Great Britain
- - - DS 35.74.I7 - - - Iran
- - - DS 35.74.S65 - - - Soviet Union
- - - DS 35.74.U6 - - - United States
- - - DS 35.74.W47 - - - Western countries
  - By period
Early to 1900 see DS35.63
- - DS 35.77 - - 20th century

DS 36-39.32 - Arab countries

Including North Africa
For general works on the eastern Arab countries, including Egypt see DS41+
For general works on North Africa see DT160

Call Number Subject
DS 36-36.23 Periodicals. Societies. Serials
- DS 36 - General
- DS 36.2 - League of Arab States
DS 36.55 Gazetteers. Dictionaries. Guidebooks. Directories, etc.
DS 36.59-36.65 Description & travel
DS 36.7 General works
DS 36.77-36.88 Social life & customs. Civilization. Intellectual life
For the Islamic countries in general, including India, Indonesia,
Sub-Saharan Africa, etc. see DS35.62
For the eastern Arab countries only, & Near East in general see DS57
- DS 36.77 - General works
- DS 36.8-36.88 - Civilization & culture. Intellectual life
- - DS 36.8 - - General works
- - DS 36.82 - - Foreign influences
- - - DS 36.82.A3-Z - - - By country, civilization, etc., A-Z
- - - - DS 36.82.G7 - - - - Greece
- - - DS 36.84-36.88 - - - By period
- - - - DS 36.85-36.86 - - - - 622-1517. Medieval Islamic civilization (General)
Including Islamic civilization in the Mediterranean region,
western & central Asia during this period
- - - - DS 36.88 - - - - 1798-
DS 36.9 Ethnography
- DS 36.9.A5-Z - Individual elements in the population, A-Z
- - DS 36.9.B4 - - Bedouins
  - - Christians see BR1067.A7
- - DS 36.9.D47 - - Dhimmis
  - - Jews see DS134.2+
  - - Romanies see DX300
DS 37-39.32 History
- DS 37 - Dictionaries. Chronological tables, outlines, etc.
- DS 37.4-37.5 - Historiography
- DS 37.7 - General works
- DS 37.8 - Military & naval history
- DS 38-39.32 - By period
- - DS 38 - - Early to 622
For Pre-Islamic Arabia see DS231
- - DS 38.1 - - 622-661, Hegira to the Omayyad period
Including the Arab conquest (Futūh)
- - DS 38.14-38.7 - - Caliphs, 632-1517
- - - DS 38.16-38.18 - - - Historiography
- - - DS 38.2-38.3 - - - General works
- - - - DS 38.2 - - - - Early to 1800
- - - - DS 38.3 - - - - 1801-
- - - DS 38.4 - - - Biography & memoirs of caliphs, etc.
- - - - DS 38.4.A2 - - - - Collective
- - - - DS 38.4.A23-Z - - - - Individual, A-Z
- - - - - DS 38.4.S2 - - - - - Saladin, Sultan of Egypt & Syria
- - - DS 38.5-38.7 - - - By period
- - - - DS 38.5 - - - - Omayyad period, 661-750
See also DP97.3+ Omayyads in Spain; DS97.2 Omayyads
- - - - DS 38.6 - - - - Abbasid period, 750-1258
See also DS76.4 Abbasids
- - - - DS 38.7 - - - - 1258-1517
For Mameluke see DT96+
- - DS 38.9 - - 1798-
- - DS 39-39.2 - - 1914-
- - DS 39.3-39.32 - - 21st century

DS 41-66.4 - Middle East. Southwestern Asia. Ancient Orient. Arab East. Near East

Call Number Subject
DS 41 Periodicals. Societies. Serials
DS 42 Sources & documents
DS 42.4-42.5 Collected works (nonserial)
DS 43 Gazetteers. Guidebooks. Dictionaries. Directories, etc.
DS 44 General works
DS 44.5 Pictorial works
DS 44.9 Historical geography
DS 44.96 Geography
DS 44.98-49.7 Description & travel
Including Levant, Bible lands, & countries bordering on the eastern Mediterranean;
also overland journeys from Asia Minor by various routes to the Persian Gulf & India
Palestine (and Egypt) see DS103+
Palestine & Syria see DS103+
- DS 44.98 - History of travel
- DS 46 - 701-1453
- DS 47-47.5 - 1453-1800
- - DS 47 - - General Levant: (Greece), Turkey, Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt
- - DS 47.2 - - Aleppo, Mesopotamia, Tigris, Euphrates to Persian Gulf
- DS 48-48.5 - 1801-1900
- - DS 48 - - General Levant: (Greece), Turkey, Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt
- DS 49-49.5 - 1901-1950
- - DS 49 - - General Levant: (Greece), Turkey, Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt
As of 1950: (Greece), Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine (Jordan, Israel), Egypt
- - DS 49.2 - - Aleppo, Mesopotamia, Tigris, Euphrates to Persian Gulf
As of 1950: Syria, Iraq
- - DS 49.5 - - (Asia Minor), Armenia, Kurdistan, Assyria, Babylonia, Persia, India
As of 1950: Turkey in Asia, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India
- DS 49.7 - 1951-
DS 51-54.95 Local history & description
Red Sea region see DT39
- DS 51.A-Z - Turkish provinces, regions, cities, islands, etc., A-Z
For provinces, regions, etc. in European Turkey see DR701.A+
For ancient states, cities, etc. including archaeological sites see DS156.A+
- - DS 51.A225 - - Aegean Sea Coast
- - DS 51.B3 - - Baghdad
- - DS 51.B57 - - Black Sea Coast
- - DS 51.E27 - - Eastern Turkey
- - DS 51.G28 - - Gaziantep
- - DS 51.I9 - - Izmir
- - DS 51.K7 - - Kurdistan
- - DS 51.M35 - - Mediterranean Coast
- - DS 51.M4 - - Mersin
- - DS 51.M74 - - Maeander
- DS 52 - Archipelago (Islands of the Aegean)
See DF220.5, DF261.A177, DF895
- DS 53 - Individual islands, A-Z
Greek islands of the Aegean see DF901.A+
Turkish islands of Aegean see DS51.A+
- - DS 53.R4 - - Rhodes
- DS 54-54.95 - Cyprus
- - DS 54.A28 - - Gazetteers. Dictionaries, etc.
- - DS 54.A4-Z - - Description & travel
- - DS 54.3 - - Antiquities
- - DS 54.4-54.42 - - Ethnography
- - DS 54.5-54.93 - - History
- - - DS 54.5 - - - General works
- - - DS 54.55-54.56 - - - Political & diplomatic history. Foreign & general relations
- - - DS 54.6-54.93 - - - By period
- - - - DS 54.6-54.66 - - - - Early to 1571
- - - - DS 54.7 - - - - 1571-1878. Turkish era
- - - - DS 54.8-54.86 - - - - 1878-1960. British period
- - - - - DS 54.86 - - - - - War for Union with Greece, 1955-1959
- - - - DS 54.9-54.93 - - - - Republic, 1960-
- - DS 54.95.A-Z - - Local, A-Z
DS 56 Antiquities. Social antiquities
DS 57 Social life & customs. Civilization
For works on Arab civilization in general see DS36.77+
For medieval Islamic civilization see DS36.85+
DS 58-59 Ethnography
- DS 58 - General works
- DS 59.A-Z - Individual elements in the population, A-Z
- - DS 59.A7 - - Arameans
- - DS 59.A75 - - Assyrians
- - DS 59.B34 - - Baluchi
  - - Bedouins see DS36.9.B4
- - DS 59.C48 - - Christians
- - DS 59.D78 - - Druzes
- - DS 59.J25 - - Jacobites (Syrian Christians)
- - DS 59.K86 - - Kurds
- - DS 59.L86 - - Luwians
- - DS 59.M87 - - Muslims
- - DS 59.S55 - - Shiites
DS 61-66.4 History
For history of Arab countries in general (including North Africa) see DS37.7
For history of Islamic Empire see DS38.1
- DS 61 - Dictionaries. Chronological tables, outlines, etc.
- DS 61.5-61.52 - Biography
- DS 61.6-61.7 - Historiography
- - DS 61.7 - - Biography of historians, area studies specialists, archaeologists, etc.
- DS 61.8-61.9 - Study & teaching
Including area studies
- - DS 61.8 - - General works
- - DS 61.85 - - Orientalism. Western views or concepts of the Middle East
- - DS 61.9.A-Z - - By region or country, A-Z
- - - DS 61.9.U6 - - - United States
- DS 62 - General works
- DS 62.2-66.4 - By period
- - DS 62.2-62.25 - - Early to 622 A.D.
For Macedonian Empire see DF234+
For Assyro-Babylonian Empire see DS71+
For Persian Empire see DS281+
- - - DS 62.2 - - - General works
- - - DS 62.23-62.25 - - - By period
- - - - DS 62.23 - - - - Through 1 A.D.
- - - - DS 62.25 - - - - 1 A.D.-622
  - - Medieval see DS38.1
- - DS 62.4-63.124 - - Modern, 1517-
- - - DS 62.4 - - - General works
- - - DS 62.7 - - - 19th century
- - - DS 62.8-63.12 - - - 20th century
- - - - DS 62.8 - - - - General works
- - - - DS 62.9 - - - - Through 1914
- - - - DS 63-63.04 - - - - 1914-1945
- - - - DS 63.1-63.12 - - - - 1945-2000
- - - - - DS 63.12 - - - - - Biography & memoirs
- - - DS 63.123-63.124 - - - 21st century
- DS 63.17-63.6 - Political & diplomatic history. Foreign & general relations
- - DS 63.18 - - General works
- - DS 63.2.A-Z - - Relations with individual countries, A-Z
- - - DS 63.2.C5 - - - China
- - - DS 63.2.E3 - - - Egypt
- - - DS 63.2.E8 - - - Europe
- - - DS 63.2.G4 - - - Germany
- - - DS 63.2.G7 - - - Great Britain
- - - DS 63.2.I68 - - - Iran
- - - DS 63.2.J3 - - - Japan
- - - DS 63.2.R9 - - - Russia
- - - DS 63.2.T8 - - - Turkey
- - - DS 63.2.U5 - - - United States
- DS 63.5-63.6 - Nationalism
- - DS 63.6 - - Arab nationalism. Arabism. Panarabism
See also DS36.2 League of Arab States
Islam & nationalism see BP173.55
Panislamism see DS35.7
Palestine problem. Jewish-Arab relations see DS119.7+
DS 65 Elam
DS 66 Hittites