Thema Subject Categories 1.3

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Notation Category heading Add Mod ?
D Biography, Literature & Literary studies
DN Biography & non-fiction prose
Use with: (all DN* codes) another specific subject code where possible, eg SFH “Golf” with DNBS. See also: FC Biographical fiction
DNC Memoirs
Use for: Memoirs are typically less structured & less encompassing than entire autobiographies, & are often about part of a life (eg childhood, a politician’s time in office) rather than one’s whole life. Use with: an autobiography code from the DNB* sequence above to indicate area where possible

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