Vikram Vaswani, "PHP: A Beginner's Guide"
McGraw-Hill Osborne Media ISBN: 0071549013 October 2, 2008
Learn how to build dynamic, data-driven Web applications using PHP.
Covering the latest release of this cross-platform, open-source scripting language, PHP:
A Beginner's Guide teaches you how to write basic PHP programs and enhance them with more advanced features such as MySQL and SQLite database integration, XML input, and third-party extensions.
This fast-paced tutorial provides one-stop coverage of software installation, language syntax and data structures, flow control routines, built-in functions, and best practices.