Media praise for XML Schema

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"This book is very useful to XML schema designers and developers?['XML Schema'] provides a great path and excellent guidelines and refining your schema conforming to W3C standards and recommendations."
--Vivek Vaishampayan, Technical Communication, May 2004 (Vol. 51:2)

"This book is a comprehensive tutorial and reference, explaining this toolkit of strongly-typed approaches with object-oriented heritage...Whether you're building your own schemas, interpreting, revising, or integrating schemas created by others, or creating applications which can process schemas, you'll find that this title reaches all the way."
--David Williams, "Australian Personal Computer," April 2003

"Serious Schema sculptors will have this book to hand; I know that I shall be using it a lot, assuming that it does not vanish from my office!"
--Lindsay Marshall, news@UK, Jan 2003

"If you've ever wondered how complex types are defined or how you can use regular expressions inside Schema, this is the book for you."
--PC Plus, Dec 2002

"I would highly recommend this book to any body wanting to learn XML schema. It is well written, and provides a very detailed explanation of the subject, which few books I have seen personally, provide."
--James Forshaw, Northants Linux Users Group July 2002

"'XML Schema' is easily the most complex standard on the Web today. In fact, the World Wide Web Consortium released XML Schema 1.0 in three parts, including a primer, just so developers would have any chance of understanding it. Clearly a good book is needed to cut through the complexity. And the $39.95 'XML Schema', by Eric van der Vlist, comes through, providing detailed but easily understandable information on when, where and how to use 'XML Schema.'"--Jim Rapoza, eWeek, September 6, 2002

"Clearly a good book is needed to cut through the complexity. And the $39.95 'XML Schema,' by Eric van der Vlist, comes through, providing detailed but easily understandable information on when, where and how to use XML Schema. The book is clearly oriented toward developers and authors who already have a good understanding of XML. While the book is pretty dense and complex itself (it is about XML Schema, after all) we found it to be immediately useful. Like most good books in this vein, it provides lots of sample codes and then goes into detail about each element of the code. Another thing we liked is that the book is clearly not a love letter to XML Schema. Van der Vlist points out several weaknesses and limitations in XML Schema, such as its inability to clearly define distinct element types."
--Jim Rapoza, eWeek.com, September 6, 2002