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Publisher Comments:

Cut to the chase, with this new, updated must-have guide to Java and object-oriented programming.
-- All the essential information any programmer needs to get started right now with Java.
-- Understand Java's networking, windowing and other important Java libraries, including those new to Java Release 1.1.
-- CD-ROM includes all Java source code examples from the book, Java applets, the latest release of the Java Developer's Kit, and Java WorkShop 2.0.

Just Java 1.1 contains everything a programmer needs to get into Java fast. Better yet, it's written by Peter van der Linden, the author of the best-selling Expert C Programming: Deep C Secrets, who is uniquely able to convey the joy that likes in good Java programming. With Peter van der Linden's trademark humor, Just Java 1.1 presents all the fundamentals of Java programming, including Java object-oriented technique, Java identifiers, keywords, operators and associativity, as well as more sophisticated techniques like arrays, threads, and Java garbage collection. Fully updated, it covers Java Release 1.1 and many of the newest Java libraries and APIs, including the JDBC API. This is the ideal introduction to Java for any new Java programmer.

Book News Annotation:

A book/CD-ROM tutorial offering clear explanations, examples, and comic relief, for those with some programming experience. Coverage includes object-oriented techniques, statements and exceptions, networking and client-server, and Swing components and containers. The companion CD-ROM contains sample code, freeware, and games. This fourth edition includes an introduction to new features and highlights both the advantages and challenges of programming with Java 1.2. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (


1322887 System requirements for accompanying computer disk: IBM PC or compatible; Windows 95 or Windows NT. System requirements for accompanying computer disk: Sun Workstation; Solaris 2.x. System requirements for accompanying computer disk: Macintosh; System 7.5 or higher.

Table of Contents

CD-ROM contents include: Chapter-by-chapter code examples from the book — Java compilers for several computer systems (Windows 95/98/NT, Mac, Linux, Solaris) — Dozens of Java programs and utilities — The Gnu C/C++ compiler and the Gnu Emacs editor for Windows — TCL, Perl, and Python language kits — A number of Windows utility programs and shareware — Extracts from other books by the author, including: Official handbook of practical jokes! ; Just Java 1.1 ; Expert C programming ... more

Product Details

van der Linden, Peter
SunSoft Press
Palo Alto, Calif.
Java (Computer program language)
Programming Languages - Java
Edition Number:
4th ed.
Java Series
Series Volume:
Publication Date:
Trade Paper
xxi, 777 p.
24 cm. +

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