This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I programmed C before, now I'm learning Java. I was wondering which book is good for an absolute java beginner. I understand OOP, UML stuff ith C, but no java at all. I was reading Just Java 2, I didn't like the way it was presented to me. How about the WROX beginner to java 2 book?