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Re: Best starter book

From: Donn Washburn <n5xwb(at)comcast(dot)net>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Best starter book
Date: 2010-05-22 17:44:41
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On 05/22/2010 10:51 AM, Dan Halbert wrote:
> On 5/21/2010 11:11 AM, Donn Washburn wrote:
>> What would be a good starter book.
>
> I looked at several PostgreSQL-specific books about a year ago, and 
> picked this one:
> Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL: From Novice to Professional, 
> Second Edition
> http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-Databases-PostgreSQL-Novice-Professional/dp/1590594789 
>
>
> This is an intelligently written database intro book that covers both 
> general database topics and PostgreSQL-specific topics. I had Oracle 
> and MySQL experience beforehand, but still found this book quite 
> useful. It is true now that I generally refer to the documentation.
>
> Dan
>
>
Well thanks to all that replied.  I did order one of these books and we 
will see how it goes.  I do much better at looking at printed pages than 
the screen

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