Apache mod rewrite best-practice uses

Could someone point me in the direction of a good guide to how best to use mod rewrite for url re-writing? I'd like to understand how to use it, what to use it for, etc.
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Matthew KellyCommented:
For PHP/Apache, the best sites I have ever found for usage are the documentations sites.

For mod_rewrite: http://httpd.apache.org/docs/1.3/mod/mod_rewrite.html

For PHP: http://us2.php.net/manual-lookup.php

They are very very indepth. If you then want to hone in on a specific functionality, you can google around for tutorials on that one item.

Just what I do to find the best information.

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