Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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W Lifestyle, Hobbies and Leisure
Use all W* codes for: popular accounts for general adult readership. DO NOT USE: code ‘W’ itself, but select specific categories from section W*. Use all W* codes with: other subject categories and qualifiers where appropriate.
Prefer: codes from A*, K*, P*, R*, T*, etc, for specialist, technical and academic works
WB Cookery / food and drink
Class here: gastronomy, general works on food, cookery or drinks. Use all WB* codes with: NHTB for the history of food or any historical aspects of drinks, food or cookery or with JBCC4 for examinations of foodstuffs in culture and society.
See also: JBCC4 Cultural studies: food and society
WBV Cookery dishes and courses
WBVD Cookery dishes and courses: soups and starters
Class here: dips, appetizers, finger food
WBVG Cookery dishes and courses: salads and vegetables
WBVH Cookery dishes and courses: sauces
Class here: salsa, marinades, condiments, dressings
WBVM Cookery dishes and courses: main courses
WBVQ Cookery dishes and courses: desserts
WBVS Baking
Class here: pies, tarts, pastries, Use for: general works on baking or titles that cover different types of baked goods

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