File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring and the fly likes Craig Larman's book question Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Engineering » OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring
Bookmark "Craig Larman Watch "Craig Larman New topic

Craig Larman's book question

Jacob Pressures

Joined: Jun 04, 2004
Posts: 7
Do i have to know and understand Java to benefit from this book? Will it be hard to use? I'm a VB programmer

Applying Uml And Patterns: An Introduction To Object-oriented Analysis And Design And Iterative Development by Craig Larman
Junilu Lacar

Joined: Feb 26, 2001
Posts: 6529

There are very few actual code snippets and IMO they are very readable even to somebody who has limited knowledge of Java. If there's something you need help understanding, you can always post the code here--there's always somebody willing to translate to "layman's" terms .

Junilu - [How to Ask Questions] [How to Answer Questions]
Jacob Pressures

Joined: Jun 04, 2004
Posts: 7
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Craig Larman's book question
It's not a secret anymore!