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A2S Reference

Small (response)

The Small response group returns basic information about the items in a response.

Included in the response are elements such as the item's ASIN, DetailPageURL, title, product group, and author.

This response group is used with the ItemLookup, ItemSearch, and SimilarityLookup operations.

A2S Query

http://ecs.amazonaws.com/onca/xml?
   Service=AWSECommerceService
   &AWSAccessKeyId=--
   &AssociateTag=browsenodes-20
   &Operation=ItemSearch
   &BrowseNode=139452
   &SearchIndex=DVD
   &ResponseGroup=Small
   &Version=2005-10-05

The above URL executes an A2S ItemSearch query. The ItemSearch operation returns information about products which match the specified parameters such as BrowseNode and SearchIndex

The above ItemSearch operation returns products associated with the browse node (139452) and the DVD search index.

The Small response group returns basic information about the items in a response.

Sorry. I was unable to perform the query because of limits set by Amazon.com.


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