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From:Philip Riebold Date:October 26 2010 11:31am
Subject:Re: SQL book recommendation?
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On 26 Oct 2010, at 11:49, MikeB wrote:

> I'm finding the MySQL online manuals hard going in figuring out how to construct SQL
> queries. Can anyone perhaps recommend a good book that can shed light on the subject?
> Thanks.

The book I've been using is 'MySQL, The definitive guide to using, programming, and
administering MySQL 4.1 and 5.0' ISBN 0-672-32673-6 (there may be a more recent version).

Well written, with a general introduction to SQL and (from my POV) very good sections on
writing MySQL with C and PHP


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