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Question about HFSJ

Richard Green
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Questions about HFSJ

a) some sites refer to this book as 'Head First Servlets and JSP' and some refer to it as 'Head First SCWCD'. Are they both same?
b) i've read some amazing reviews about this book. But the reviews i read were pretty old (around 2002). What is the latest edition of this book? does it cover expression language EL? does HFSJ cover all SCWCD objectives?


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Bhavik Patel
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It seems that both are same...I checked the ISBN ...its same for both titles

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Mat Williams
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yes the latest version of the book covers EL and is appropraite for the 310-081 exam.

Richard Green
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Thanks guys
Richard Green
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"Publisher: O'Reilly; 1 edition (July, 2004)"

Guys, is this the latest version?
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