Java Examples in a Nutshell, Second Edition

Overview

This book is a companion volume to Java in a Nutshell. While Java in a Nutshell is a quick-reference at heart, it also includes an accelerated introduction to Java programming. Java Examples in a Nutshell picks up where that book leaves off, providing a suite of example programs for novice Java programmers and experts alike. This book doesn't hold your hand or supply detailed explanations of Java syntax or method calls; it simply delivers well-commented, working examples that explore the wide range of what is ...
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Overview

This book is a companion volume to Java in a Nutshell. While Java in a Nutshell is a quick-reference at heart, it also includes an accelerated introduction to Java programming. Java Examples in a Nutshell picks up where that book leaves off, providing a suite of example programs for novice Java programmers and experts alike. This book doesn't hold your hand or supply detailed explanations of Java syntax or method calls; it simply delivers well-commented, working examples that explore the wide range of what is possible with Java 1.1. Each chapter concludes with programming exercises that suggest further avenues for building on what you have learned.


Designed to accompany Java in a Nutshell, this companion tutorial provides practical, real-world Java programming examples. Intended for novice and advanced Java programmers, the book is grouped by skill level.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780641500206
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/3/2000
  • Series: O'Reilly Nutshell Series
  • Edition description: 2ND
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 566
  • Product dimensions: 6.03 (w) x 9.01 (h) x 1.18 (d)

Meet the Author


David Flanagan is a computer programmer who spends most of his time writing about Java. His other books with O'Reilly & Associates include the bestselling Java in a Nutshell, Java Foundation Classes in a Nutshell, Java Enterprise in a Nutshell, Java Power Reference, JavaScript: The Definitive Guide, and JavaScript Pocket Reference. David has a degree in computer science and engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He lives with his partner Christie in the U.S. Pacific Northwest between the cities of Seattle, Washington and Vancouver, British Columbia.
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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1 Java Basics 1
Ch. 2 Objects, Classes, and Interfaces 20
Ch. 3 Applets 39
Ch. 4 Graphics 53
Ch. 5 Events 78
Ch. 6 Graphical User Interfaces 104
Ch. 7 Data Transfer 141
Ch. 8 Input/Output 152
Ch. 9 Networking 185
Ch. 10 Threads 221
Ch. 11 Java Beans 233
Ch. 12 Reflection 257
Ch. 13 Object Serialization 263
Ch. 14 Internationalization 272
Ch. 15 Remote Method Invocation 291
Ch. 16 Database Access with SQL 324
Ch. 17 Security and Cryptography 349
Appendix JFC and Swing 369
Index 383
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