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Book to refer.

Sumukh Deshpande
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Joined: Feb 17, 2008
Posts: 87

Which book would be better Khalid Mughal or K&B?

I have already finished some chapters from K&B.

Please advice.
Amit Ghorpade

Joined: Jun 06, 2007
Posts: 2846

Its difficult to say which book is better , both books have different way of presentation and illustration of concepts.
I think a better option will be to refer both.
You can also check the Javaranch Book Review section for more details.

Hope this helps .

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Shiraz Khan
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Joined: Mar 20, 2006
Posts: 51
K&B book will take you to score 80% in the exam. For rest 20% you need to take a dig into the concepts deeply, for which khalid mughal is apt.
I would suggest you to finish K&B first, and then read selective topics from Khalid Mughal which you feel are not there in K&B.
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