SQL / Database Design
SQL Queries for Mere Mortals, 3nd Edition
John L. Viescas
Michael J. Hernandez
ISBN No. 0-321-99247-4
Anyone who has to use a database system that supports SQL can use this book. As a beginning database user who has just discovered that the data you need is fetched using SQL, this book will teach you all the basics and more. For an expert user who is suddenly faced with solving complex problems or integrating multiple systems that support SQL, this book provides insights into leveraging the complex abilities of the SQL database language.
This third edition has been thoroughly revised, with three new “advanced” chapters on “NOT” and “AND” Problems, Condition Testing, and Unlinked and “Driver” Tables. The sample databases are provided as SQL scripts, SQL Server 2012 databases, Microsoft Access 2007 databases, and MySQL databases and scripts. You can download the sample files from: http://www.informit.com/store/sql-queries-for-mere-mortals-a-hands-on-guide-to-data-9780321992475.