Relational database design

SQL and Relational theory C.J. Date
How to think relational

Database Design & Relational theory C.J. Date
About normal forms

The New Relational Database Dictionary C.J. Date
A good companion

Bases de données J-L. Hainaut
A very good book for practitioners

Time and Relational Theory C.J. Date & H. Darwen & N. Lorentzos

Developing Time-Oriented Database Applications in SQL Richard T. Snodgrass

Foundations of databases S.Abiteboul, R.Hull & V.Vianu

Database systems H. Garcia-Molina, J.D. Ullman & J.Widom

Modélisation des base de données avec UML. C.Soutou & F.Brouard

SQL programming

The Art of SQL S. Faroult & P. Robson

SQL Cookbook A. Molinaro
Very useful

Learning SQL A. Beaulieu
A very good book to learn SQL

SQL Design Patterns V. Tropashko
Advanced SQL programming

SQL for smarties  J. Celko
Advanced SQL programming

Trees and Hierarchies in SQL for Smarties  J. Celko
Advanced SQL programming

SQL Performance Explained  M.Winand
A good guide to query optimisation


PostgreSQL Up & Running E. Obe & L. Hsuy
A good introduction

PostgreSQL Administration Essentials H-J. Schöning
A good introduction

PostgreSQL Developer’s Guide I. Ahmed & A. Fayyaz & A. Shahzad
A good introduction

Mathematical logic

Logic in action J. van Benthem
Gentle guide to contemporary logic with a lot of examples and diagrams

Logic W. Hodges
Advised by J.C Date as a gentle introduction to logic.

A beginner’s guide to mathematical logic R. M. Smullyan
Not an easy reading but very instructive

Du principe de contradiction chez Aristote J. Lukasiewicz
Helps to understand that the operator called “not” is very difficult to understand

La syllogistique d’Aristote J. Lukasiewicz
Not an easy reading but full of wisdom

Discrete and combinatorial mathematics R. P. Grimaldi
A gentle introduction

Higayon & Melitza

Dere’h tevunot, Sefer hahigayone and Sefer hamelitza Ramchal
Translated into English by Rabbi D. Sackton et Rabbi C. Tscholkovsky

Derech tevunot Ramchal
Traduit en français par Rabbi Y. Lederman

על ספר ההגיון רמח״ל ועל המתודה הרמיסטית בכתביו
On Moses Hayyim Luzzatto’s Logic and on Ramist Influence in His Writings by C. H. Manekin

רמח״ל לשון למודים
Leshon limudim by the Ramchal

Terminologie logique  Rambam
Milot hahigayone traduit en français par Rabbi A.Ventura

Maimonides’ Treatise on Logic Rambam
Milot hahigayone translated into English by Rabbi I.Efron

Sefer ha-Heqqesh ha-Yashar Ralbag
The Book of the Correct Syllogism of Gersonides translated into English by C. H. Manekin

מלבי״ם יסודי חכמת ההגיון
Foundations of the science of logic by the Malbim

Charting the sea of talmud Y. Ury
A visual method that is the higayone of the future

The Book of the Honeycomb’s Flow Rav Yehuda ben Yechiel Harofe
Translated by I.Rabinowitz