Library of Congress Classification Outline – Class D (i)



Subclass D


D1-2027 History (General)

D1-24.5 General

D25-27 Military and naval history

D31-34 Political and diplomatic history

D51-90 Ancient history

D101-110.5 Medieval and modern history, 476-

D111-203 Medieval history

D135-149 Migrations

D151-173 Crusades

D175-195 Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem. Latin Orient, 1099-1291

D200-203 Later medieval. 11th-15th centuries

D(204)-(475) Modern history, 1453-

D219-234 1453-1648

D242-283.5 1601-1715. 17th century

D251-271 Thirty Years= War, 1618-1648

D274.5-6 Anglo-French War, 1666-1667

D275-276 War of Devolution, 1667-1668

D277-278.5 Dutch War, 1672-1678

D279-280.5 War of the Grand Alliance, 1688-1697

D281-283.5 War of Spanish Succession, 1701-1714

D284-297 1715-1789. 18th century

D291-294 War of Austrian Succession, 1740-1748

D297 Seven Years= War, 1756-1763

D299-(475) 1789-

D301-309 Period of the French Revolution

D351-400 19th century. 1801-1914/1920

D371-(379) Eastern question

D383 1815-1830. Congress of Vienna

D385-393 1830-1870

D394-400 1871- . Later 19th century

D410-(475) 20th century

D461-(475) Eastern question

D501-680 World War I (1914-1918)

D720-728 Period between World Wars (1919-1939)

D731-838 World War II (1939-1945)

D839-860 Post-war history (1945- )

D880-888 Developing countries

D890-893 Eastern Hemisphere

D900-2009 Europe (General)

D901-980 Description and travel

D1050-2027 History

Subclass DA


DA1-995 History of Great Britain

DA10-18.2 British Empire. Commonwealth of Nations. The Commonwealth

DA20-690 England

DA20-27.5 General

DA28-592 History

DA28-35 General

DA40-89.6 Political, military, naval, and Air Force history.

Foreign relations

DA90-125 Antiquities. Social life and customs. Ethnography

DA129-592 By period

DA129-260 Early and medieval to 1485

DA140-199 Celts. Romans. Saxons. Danes. Normans

DA200-260 1154-1485. Angevins. Plantagenets. Lancaster-York

DA300-592 Modern, 1485-

DA310-360 Tudors, 1485-1603

DA350-360 Elizabeth I, 1558-1603. Elizabethan age

DA385-398 Early Stuarts, 1603-1642

DA400-429 Civil War and Commonwealth, 1642-1660

DA430-463 Later Stuarts

DA498-503 1714-1760

DA505-522 George III, 1760-1820

DA550-565 Victorian era, 1837-1901

DA566-592 20th century

DA600-667 Description and travel. Guidebooks

DA670-690 Local history and description

DA670 Counties, regions, etc., A-Z

DA675-689 London

DA690 Other cities, towns, etc., A-Z

DA700-745 Wales

DA700-713 General

DA714-722.1 History

DA725-738 Description and travel

DA740-745 Local history and description

DA750-890 Scotland

DA750-757.7 General

DA757.9-826 History

DA757.9-763 General

DA765-774.5 Political and military history. Antiquities, etc.

DA774.8-826 By period

DA777-790 Early and medieval to 1603

DA783.2-783.45 War of Independence, 1285-1371

DA783.5-790 Stuarts, 1371-1603

DA800-814.5 1603-1707/1745

DA807 The Union, 1707

DA813-814.5 1707-1745. Jacobite movements

DA815-826 19th-20th centuries

DA850-878 Description and travel

DA880-890 Local history and description

DA900-995 Ireland

DA900-908.7 General

DA909-965 History


DA909-916.8 General

DA920-927 Antiquities. Social life and customs. Ethnography

DA930-965 By period

DA930-937.5 Early and medieval to 1603

DA933.3 English conquest, 1154-1189

DA938-966.2 Modern, 1603-

DA949.5 The Union, 1800

DA949.7-965 19th-20th centuries. Irish question

DA963 1922- . Republic of Ireland. Irish Free State

DA966-966.2 21st century

DA969-988 Description and travel

DA990-995 Local history and description

DA990.U45-U46 Northern Ireland (Ulster)

Subclass DAW


DAW1001-1051 History of Central Europe

DAW1001-1028 General

DAW1031-1051 History


Subclass DB


DB1-3150 History of Austria. Liechtenstein. Hungary. Czechoslovakia

DB1-879 Austria. Austro-Hungarian Empire

DB1-20.5 General

DB21-27.5 Description and travel

DB29-34.5 Antiquities. Social life and customs. Ethnography

DB35-99.2 History

DB35-40.5 General

DB42-49 Military, naval, and political history. Foreign relations

DB51-99.2 By period

DB51-64 Early and medieval to 1521

DB60-64 Wars with the Turks

DB65-99.2 1521-

DB65.2-65.9 1521-1648

DB66-69.5 1648-1740

DB69.7-77 1740-1815

DB80-99.2 19th-20th centuries

DB83 Revolution, 1848

DB96-99.2 Republic, 1918-

DB99-99.1 1938-1955. German annexation.

Allied occupation

DB99.2 1955-

DB101-879 Local history and description

DB101-785 Provinces, regions, etc.

DB841-860 Vienna

DB879 Other cities, towns, etc., A-Z

DB881-898 Liechtenstein

DB901-999 Hungary

DB901-906.7 General

DB906.9-920.5 Description and travel. Antiquities. Ethnography


DB921-958.6 History

DB927-958.6 By period

DB927-932.9 Early to 1792

DB929-929.8 Árpád dynasty, 896-1301

DB929.95-931.9 Elective kings, 1301-1526

DB932.95-945 1792-1918. 19th century

DB934.5-939.5 Revolution of 1848-1849

DB940-945 1849-1918

DB946-958.6 20th century

DB955-955.8 1918-1945. Revolution of 1919-1920

DB955.9-957.5 1945-1989. Revolution of 1956

DB957.9-958.6 1989-

DB974.9-999 Local history and description

DB974.9-975 Counties, regions, etc.

DB981-997 Budapest

DB2000-3150 Czechoslovakia

DB2000-2035 General. Description and travel. Antiquities. Social

life and customs

DB2040-2043 Ethnography

DB2044-2247 History

DB2080-2247 By period

DB2080-2133 Early and medieval to 1526

DB2135-2182 Hapsburg rule, 1526-1918

DB2185-2241 Czechoslovak Republic, 1918-1992

DB2242-2247 1993- . Independent Czech Republic

DB2300-2650 Local history and description of Czech lands

DB2300-2421 Moravia

DB2600-2649 Prague (Praha)

DB2700-3150 Slovakia

DB3100-3139 Bratislava (Pressburg)

Subclass DC


DC1-947 History of France

DC1-20.5 General

DC21-29.3 Description and travel

DC30-34.5 Antiquities. Social life and customs. Ethnography

DC35-424 History

DC35-41 General

DC44-59.8 Military, naval, and political history. Foreign relations

DC60-424 By period

DC60-109 Early and medieval to 1515

DC62-64 Gauls. Celts. Franks

DC64.7-94 476-1328. Merovingians. Carlovingians. Capetians

DC95-109 1328-1515

DC96-101.7 Hundred Years= War, 1339-1453

DC101.9-109 15th century. Jeanne d=Arc, Saint

DC110-433 Modern, 1515-

DC111-120 1515-1589. 16th century

DC118 Massacre of St. Bartholomew, 1572

DC120.8-130 1589-1715. Henri IV, Louis XIII, Louis XIV


DC131-138 1715-1789. 18th century. Louis XV, Louis XVI

DC139-249 Revolutionary and Napoleonic period, 1789-1815

DC251-354.9 19th century

DC256-260 Restoration, 1815-1830

DC261-269 July Revolution of 1830. July Monarchy, 1830-1848

DC270-274.5 February Revolution and Second Republic

DC275-280.5 Second Empire, 1852-1870

DC281-326.5 Franco-German or Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871

DC330-354.9 Later 19th century

DC361-424 20th century

DC397 1940-1946

DC398-409 Fourth Republic, 1947-1958

DC411-424 Fifth Republic, 1958-

DC425-433 21st century

DC600-801 Local history and description

DC601.1-609.83 North, East, etc. France

DC611 Regions, provinces, departments, etc., A-Z

DC701-790 Paris

DC801 Other cities, towns, etc., A-Z

DC921-930 Andorra

DC941-947 Monaco

Subclass DD


DD1-(905) History of Germany

DD1-21 General

DD21.5-43 Description and travel

DD51-78 Antiquities. Social life and customs. Ethnography

DD84-257.4 History

DD84-96 General

DD99-120 Military, naval, and political history. Foreign relations

DD121-257.4 By period

DD121-124 Earliest to 481

DD125-174.6 Early and medieval to 1519

DD126-155 Medieval Empire, 481-1273

DD127-135 481-918. Merovingians. Carolingians

DD136-144 919-1125. Houses of Saxony and Franconia

DD145-155 1125-1273. Hohenstaufen period

DD156-174.6 1273-1519. Houses of Habsburg and Luxemburg

DD175-257.4 Modern, 1519-

DD176-189 1519-1648. Reformation and Counter-reformation

DD181-183 Peasants= War, 1524-1525

DD184-184.7 Schmalkaldic League and War, 1530-1547

DD189 Period of Thirty Years= War, 1618-1648

DD190-199 1648-1815. 18th century. French Revolutionary

and Napoleonic period

DD201-257.4 19th-20th centuries

DD206-216 1815-1871