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The XML Schema Companion
The final book in the "companion" series is The XML Schema Companion, which (as its name suggests) concentrates on the XML Schema standard released by the W3C. It was published in 2004.
  • Using This Book
  • Essential Concepts
  • Schema Definitions
  • Validating Document Instances
  • Simple Elements and Attributes
  • Defining Document Structures
  • Text and Simple Data Types
  • Ambiguities
  • Local Elements
  • Global and Shared Attributes
  • Unique and Referenced Elements
  • Namespace Switching
  • Including External Components
  • Creation of New Simple Types
  • Patterns
  • Shared and Derived Complex Types
  • Advanced Inheritance Techniques
  • Document Modelling Techniques
  • DTD Models
  • DTD for Schema Definitions
  • Namespaces
  • Next Steps