Synopses & Reviews
This book is intended for intermediate-to-advanced Rails developers--people who use Rails regularly for sites and applications more complicated than the prototypical roll-your-own blog.
Practical REST on Rails 2 Projects by Ben Scofield is a practical projects oriented tour of extending the worlda (TM)s most popular open source Web framework into Web Services and Enterprise applications using REST. A great definition of the term a oeRESTa can be found at http: //tomayko.com/articles/2004/12/12/rest-to-my-wife.
This will be the first and likely only book on REST on Rails.
It includes high profile practical case study projects on developing an application for the iPhone as well as Facebook and more.