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Beginning MySQL Tutorial
This is a very basic guide. It lets you get started.
TAASC: MySQL Basics — A Helpful MySQL Tutorial
Here is the reference manual It has a tutorial.
MySQL :: MySQL 5.0 Reference Manual
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SakilaSampleDB – MySQL Forge Wiki
This database is about ordering scale model cars.
BIRT Sample Database
This is the World database that is documented in the Mysql documentation.
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