Joe Celko's Trees and Hierarchies in SQL for Smarties
Joe Celko's Trees and Hierarchies in SQL is an intermediate to advanced-level practitionerâs guide to mastering the two most challenging aspects of developing database applications in SQL. In this book, Celko illustrates several major approaches to representing trees and hierarchies and related topics that should be of interest to the working database programmer. These topics include hierarchical encoding schemes, graphs, IMS, binary trees, and more. This book covers SQL-92 and SQL:1999.
database application developers (from enterprise-level application builders to small business developers)