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Companion book or "bible" for new Java programmers?
Joined: Feb 19, 2007
May 14, 2014 16:01:16
What would you recommend as a companion book, or "programmer's bible" for a new Java programmer (30+ years experience, but new to Java)?
Joined: May 26, 2003
May 14, 2014 19:51:59
I'd recommend Herb Schildt's "Java: the Complete Reference." It covers most parts of core Java. It doesn't cover servlets/JSPs/etc. But one book can't cover the whole Java ecosystem.
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May 14, 2014 20:22:23
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Joined: Oct 13, 2005
May 15, 2014 02:18:47
There ain't no such thing as a comporehensive book (as Bear hinted) but I like Horstmann and Cornell
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. The Java8 edition is not yet available, however.
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