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HF SQL - Refresher course on SQL

Reghu Ram Thanumalayan
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Joined: Oct 21, 2003
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Hi Lynn Beighley,
The first thing which came to my mind when i saw the book promotions mail and saw "Head First" in the title, was the urge to go and buy the book. I am a great fan of the Head First series and i have all the books published until now in my proud collection

I went through the TOC and other postings regarding the content of the book and you say that it might not be useful for a person who is familiar with SQL and already used SQL say through JDBC.

But its been quite sometime and i think my SQL skills have started to rust already Do you think this book will provide a kind of refresher to basic SQL and advanced topics like normalization etc.

[ October 17, 2007: Message edited by: Reghu Ram T ]

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Joe Harry
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Yes will be a good refresher... :thumb:

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Lynn Beighley
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Joined: Sep 12, 2007
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I would say if you're shaky about joins and about normalization, this book may be for you. Of course after you are through with it, you can always give it to a friend. ;)

Lynn Beighley<br />Author, Head First SQL
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