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Can anyone recommend a book?

Matt Gottlieb

Joined: Dec 25, 2011
Posts: 10

I was wondering if anyone can recommend a good book.

I am familiar with java syntax, jsp & applets, object orientation, and programming concepts.

I am looking for a book that takes it to the next level and shows the reader how to put together a professional application.

I tried the Murach's book but that is not doing it for me.


Hussein Baghdadi
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Joined: Nov 08, 2003
Posts: 3479

A book that put together Java, JSP, Applets, OOP and programming concepts? I doubt such book exists and I doubt its usefulness.

However, "Effective Java" book should be definitely be in your list. Read it before doing any serious, real-world Java programming development.
Matt Gottlieb

Joined: Dec 25, 2011
Posts: 10

Thank you Hussein. I will check it out....

tro vial

Joined: May 22, 2012
Posts: 17
yap, you should probably read someting on java first and then some generic JEE, and go from there to more specialized stuff. I read K & B first, and then core servlets
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