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Core Java, Volume 2: Advanced Features

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Now thoroughly revised, this edition of the classic text covers advanced user-interface programming and the enterprise features of the Java SE 6 platform. All sample programs have been carefully crafted and updated to illustrate the latest programming techniques.
Paperback, Eighth Edition, 1032 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by Prentice Hall PTR (first published December 27th 1999)
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Sergey Pereverzov
Feb 22, 2015 Sergey Pereverzov rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
generally good

Good book, but it is overfocused on the legacy staff like Applets, UI, etc. Good for newbies as well, explains base computer science principles
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When I started learning Java, I was searching for a book that offers a high level of details, but in the same time, considers the fact that I'm starting from the bottom.
Such a book would talk about general features at first hand, makes me a simple Java user, and ready to attack advanced features to master the language and all of the SE.
Core Java, offers more than this. Examples compilation in a manner that you can do them as training labs, before you see the code/solution, which is very efficien
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Frank Palardy
Apr 19, 2016 Frank Palardy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: coding
Goes with the first book.
Kapil
Apr 12, 2015 Kapil marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
gud
Cameron
Sep 20, 2008 Cameron rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: computer-science
Good book. I guess it is about as good as you can get while trying to shove several so called advanced topics into one book. This is still more on the api and rules side as opposed to example of good use cases to use things like custom ClassLoaders etc.
Alex Ott
Jul 20, 2010 Alex Ott rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: programming
Same as volume 1 - too long with many not necessary details
Waszak
Apr 03, 2012 Waszak rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good but nothing about Spring or Hibernate.
Marty Ross
Aug 04, 2011 Marty Ross rated it liked it
Shelves: educational
Pretty dull, and I'm glad it's over.
Nivas
Feb 16, 2010 Nivas rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: computer-science
Great textbook for advanced features
Piush Kumar
Not much about JDBC. :-(
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