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The Manga guide to databases

Author: Mana Takahashi; Shōko Azuma; Trend-pro Co.
Publisher: Tokyo, Japan : Ohmsha ; San Francisco, Calif. : No Starch Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Princess Ruruna and Cain Have a Problem: Their Fruit-Selling Empire is a Tangle of Conflicting and Duplicated Data, and Sorting the Melons from the Apples and Strawberries is Causing Real Difficulties. But What Can They Do?" "Why, Build a Relational Database of Course, With the Help of Tico, the Magical Database Fairy. Follow Along in the Manga Guide to Databases as Tico Teaches Ruruna and Cain How to Build a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Graphic novels
Caricatures and cartoons
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Manga guide to databases.
Tokyo, Japan : Ohmsha ; San Francisco, CA : No Starch Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)268547447
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mana Takahashi; Shōko Azuma; Trend-pro Co.
ISBN: 9781593272975 1593272979 9781593271909 1593271905
Language Note: Text in English translated from Japanese.
OCLC Number: 354466135
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: What is a database? --
What is a relational database? --
Let's design a database! --
Let's learn about SQL! --
Let's operate a database! --
Databases are everywhere!
Other Titles: Manga de wakaru dētabēsu.
Responsibility: Mana Takahashi, Shoko Azuma, Trend-pro Co., LTD.

Abstract:

"Princess Ruruna and Cain Have a Problem: Their Fruit-Selling Empire is a Tangle of Conflicting and Duplicated Data, and Sorting the Melons from the Apples and Strawberries is Causing Real Difficulties. But What Can They Do?" "Why, Build a Relational Database of Course, With the Help of Tico, the Magical Database Fairy. Follow Along in the Manga Guide to Databases as Tico Teaches Ruruna and Cain How to Build a Database to Manage Their Kingdom's Sales, Merchandise, and Exports. You'll Learn How Databases Work and the Meaning of Terms Like Schemas, Keys, Normalization, and Transactions."--Jacket.
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