Chapter 10. A Mini Book Catalog Site
In this last chapter you will explore a real-life scenario of an online book catalog and how to apply APEX to create it in a matter of hours. Think of this catalog as the bare beginnings of a bookstore—you aren't even going to implement anything like shopping-cart functionality but you will use the various APEX techniques and features you learned throughout the earlier chapters in the book.
Before you create the online book catalog, let's define the scope of what you want to build. The application will be divided into two main areas—the Administration part of the web site (where the user can manage the list of available books) and the front end (which is the actual book catalog visible to the public).
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