Daniel Kline

Daniel Kline is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, where he specializes in medieval literature, literary and cultural theory, and computer-assisted pedagogy. He completed his Ph.D. at Indiana University, Bloomington, and in addition to numerous scholarly presentations, Dan recently has published academic essays in Literary and Linguistic Computing, Philological Quarterly, Chaucer Review, and Essays in Medieval Studies. When he's not spending time with his wife and two boys, Dan frets over his pet project, the Electronic Canterbury Tales. Dan can be reached at afdtk@uaa.alaska.edu.

SQL in a Nutshell SQL in a Nutshell
by Kevin Kline , Daniel Kline , Brand Hunt
Third Edition November 2008
Print: $44.99
Ebook: $35.99

SQL in a Nutshell SQL in a Nutshell
by Kevin Kline
September 2004
Ebook: $35.99

"If you are a developer and you want to succeed, you would do good to get this for your desk. "
--Shawn Melton, Melton DBA, etc.

"...a handy reference for veteran database professionals. "
--Bob Moss, Linux Format, May 2009

"From how commands are implemented in MS SQL Server 2008 to an alphabetical reference of the ANSI SQL2003 functions, this reference picks up where vender documentation ends and is a key acquisition for any library catering to professional database administrators and developers."
--Diane C. Donovan, California Bookwatch: The Computer Shelf

"The book is not focused on databases and SQL from a specific vendor, but gives great data and comparisons of commands and queries using ANSI SQL (SQL2003, aka SQL3) and then adjusting as needed for MySQL 5.1, Oracle 11g, PostgreSQL 8.2.1, and Microsoft SQL Server 2008. If you are responsible for moving data from one vendor’s product to another, or if you are responsible for databases from multiple vendors, this book could be a Godsend. Really, if you only use one of these products, the book is still a great value. "
--Matthew Helmke, MatthewHelmke.net

"For the vast majority of us that work in the database world, this is the reference...when one wants to know quickly about SQL statements and functions, I can't think of a better resource."
--JR Peck, Slashdot.org

"Developers and programmers will find this most useful as a comparative guide, especially in environments using different relational databases."
--Carol Bean, The Tech Static