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From:Philip Riebold Date:October 29 2010 9:31am
Subject:Re: SQL book recommendation?
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On 28 Oct 2010, at 18:45, Paul DuBois wrote:

> On Oct 26, 2010, at 6:31 AM, Philip Riebold wrote:
>> 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).
> If that's my book, it sounds like the third edition. The fourth edition is more
> recent.

Yes, I've just checked I have the third edition.

I'll probably keep my copy (I'm not a particularly heavy user of MySQL) but would
recommend anybody looking for a book to get the 4th edition rather than the 3rd 


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