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Prime UML book ?

Edward Chen
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Joined: Dec 23, 2003
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UML is a huge topic, can anyone recommend a prime book about it , just good enough for this exam ?

K. Tsang

Joined: Sep 13, 2007
Posts: 3042

UML Distilled 3e by Martin Fowler.

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Anayonkar Shivalkar

Joined: Dec 08, 2010
Posts: 1544

If you do not have any idea what UML is, then 'Unified Modeling Language User Guide' by Booch et. al.

If you have some introductory idea about UML, then 'UML 2 Toolkit' by Eriksson et. al.

The second book mentioned above is conceptually very nice. A must have if you want to use UML in real world.

Anayonkar Shivalkar (SCJP, SCWCD, OCMJD, OCEEJBD)
I agree. Here's the link:
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