An Introduction to Relational Database Theory
by Hugh Darwen
Publisher: BookBoon 2009
Number of pages: 231
This book introduces you to the theory of relational databases, focusing on the application of that theory to the design of computer languages that properly embrace it. The book covers different topics like for example Types, Variables, Operators, Relational Algebra, and much more.
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