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Free Java Courses Online

c york
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Joined: Mar 16, 2006
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Anyone know of any sites that offer free java courses online?
Marilyn de Queiroz

Joined: Jul 22, 2000
Posts: 9058
Anyone can do the JavaRanch Cattle Drive assignments without the code review (nitpicking) for free.

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Rodrigo Alvarez
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Joined: Apr 10, 2006
Posts: 75
Thinking in Java from Bruce Eckel is increadibly good (although maybe not the first one you should read)

sadly, the 4rth edition one is not (yet?) available for free

have a look at the 3rd edition there:

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