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SQL using XREF table

I'm rusty on my SQL. I need a statement which is essentially:

SELECT * FROM MYTABLE WHERE ID = (given 'name', find row in XREF table matching name, get corresponding id from that row)

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and the XREF table is something like:
Name     Id
----     --
David    1
Susan    2
Charlene 3

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and MYTABLE is something like:
Id   Stuff
--   -----
1     xxx
1     yyy
1     zzz
2     aaa
2     bbb
3     ccc

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I'm given a name, such as 'David', and I want to select the rows in MYTABLE with Id=1.

(This is an Oracle database, if that makes any difference.)
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