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Search results retriever: Perform searches on PubMed, Amazon, jStor, Google

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This class can be used to perform searches on several sites.

The base class can send HTTP requests to a given site to search for given terms.

There are several sub-classes that specialize on searching several types of sites and parsing the returned response to extract the search results.

Currently there are sub-classes for searching PubMed, Amazon, jStor, Google search and Google Maps.

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Name: Search results retriever
Base name: plretriever
Description: Perform searches on PubMed, Amazon, jStor, Google
Version: 1.0
PHP version: 5.0
License: GNU General Public License (GPL)
All time users: 509 users
All time rank: 5124
Week users: 0 users
Week rank: 1886 Equal
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Plain text file class.httpRetriever.php Class Main (abstract) class and caller
Plain text file class.amazonRetriever.php Class Specific class for Amazon
Plain text file class.geocodeRetriever.php Class Specific class for GoogleMaps Geocoding
Plain text file class.googleRetriever.php Class Specific class for Google
Plain text file class.jstorRetriever.php Class Specific class for jStor.org
Plain text file class.pubmedRetriever.php Class Specific class for PubMed
Plain text file JSON.phps Aux. Michal Migurski's JSON decoder - needed for google results
Plain text file sample.php Example Sample usage and explanation

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