Acknowledged author Jeffrey D. Ullman wrote A First Course in Database Systems (3rd Edition) comprising 600 pages back in 2007. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 013600637X and 9780136006374. Since then A First Course in Database Systems (3rd Edition) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $37.32 or rent at the marketplace.
Written by well-known computer scientists, this accessible and succinct introduction to database systems focuses on database design and use. It provides in-depth coverage of databases from the point of view of the database designer, user, and application programmer. The authors provide an overview of important programming systems (e.g., SQL, JDBC, PSM, CLI, PHP, XQuery, etc.) and the intellectual framework to put them into context. For software engineers, database engineers, and programmers.