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What are exactly k&B books?

sarang bharambe
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Joined: Apr 01, 2005
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hey friends,

I am planning to give SCJP in near future.
and i am following this forum for some days now.
in lots of posts I found the mention of K&B Books.
I know this may sound silly but can I have the exact title of the book?
I have HeadFirst JAVA is it same as k&B

Thanks in advance

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Mat Williams
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Joined: Jul 20, 2005
Posts: 215

K&B books are books authored by Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates.
Search on amazon for these, or at your favourite book store
"Head First Java, 2nd Edition"
"Sun Certified Programmer & Developer for Java 2 Study Guide (Exam 310-035 & 310-027)"

I have the second one and really found it good, as a help in studying for the exam. I am not sure what the other book is like, never read it (Sorry Bert and Kathy) so I can't comment.

Barry Gaunt
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Joined: Aug 03, 2002
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The "K&B" book is:"Sun Certified Programmer & Developer for Java 2 Study Guide (Exam 310-035 & 310-027)"

There will be a new edition for Java SCJP 5.0 soon, hopefully at the end of this month (Sep 2005) or next month.

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