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The manga guide to databases

The manga guide to databases

Author: Mana Takahashi; Shōko Azuma; Trend-pro Co.
Publisher: San Francisco : No Starch Press, Inc., 2009.
Series: Manga guides
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView 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: Graphic novels
Caricatures and cartoons
Comics (Graphic works)
Leermiddelen (vorm)
Strips (teksten)
Comic books, strips, etc
Caricatures et dessins humoristiques
Bandes dessinées
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mana Takahashi; Shōko Azuma; Trend-pro Co.
ISBN: 9781593271909 1593271905
OCLC Number: 754885774
Description: vii, 213 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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!
Series Title: Manga guides
Other Titles: Manga de wakaru database.
Responsibility: Mana Takahashi, Shoko Azuma, and Trend-pro Co.

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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