Java: The Complete Reference, Seventh Edition [NOOK Book]

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The Definitive Guide for Java Programmers

In this comprehensive resource, top-selling programming author Herbert Schildt shows you everything you need to develop, compile, debug, and run Java programs. This expert guide has been updated for Java Platform Standard Edition 6 (Java SE 6) and offers complete coverage of the Java language, its syntax, keywords, and fundamental programming principles.

You'll also find information on Java's key API ...

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Overview

The Definitive Guide for Java Programmers

In this comprehensive resource, top-selling programming author Herbert Schildt shows you everything you need to develop, compile, debug, and run Java programs. This expert guide has been updated for Java Platform Standard Edition 6 (Java SE 6) and offers complete coverage of the Java language, its syntax, keywords, and fundamental programming principles.

You'll also find information on Java's key API libraries, learn to create applets and servlets, and use JavaBeans. Herb has even included expanded coverage of Swing--the toolkit that defines the look and feel of the modern Java GUI. Essential for every Java programmer, this lasting resource features the clear, crisp, uncompromising style that has made Herb the choice of millions of programmers worldwide.

Coverage includes:

  • Data types and operators
  • Control statements
  • Classes and objects
  • Constructors and methods
  • Interfaces and packages
  • Method overloading and overriding
  • Inheritance
  • Exception handling
  • Generics
  • Autoboxing
  • Enumerations
  • Annotations
  • The enhanced for loop
  • Varargs (variable-length arguments)
  • Multithreading
  • The I/O classes
  • Networking
  • The Collections Framework
  • Applets and servlets
  • AWT and layout managers
  • JavaBeans
  • Swing
  • The Concurrent API
  • Much, much more
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071631778
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 12/1/2006
  • Series: Osborne Complete Reference Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 1024
  • File size: 19 MB
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Meet the Author

Herbert Schildt is a leading authority on Java, C, C++, and C#. His programming books have sold more than 3.5 million copies worldwide and have been translated into all major foreign languages. Herb is the author of numerous bestsellers, including The Art of Java, Java: A Beginner's Guide, Swing: A Beginner's Guide, and many others.

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Table of Contents

Part I: The Java Language Chapter 1. History & Evolution of Java Chapter 2. Overview of Java Chapter 3. Data Types, Variables, and Arrays Chapter 4. Operators Chapter 5. Control Statements Chapter 6. Introducing Classes Chapter 7. A Closer Look at Methods and Classes Chapter 8. Inheritance Chapter 9. Packages and Interfaces Chapter 10. Exception Handling Chapter 11. Multithreaded Programming Chapter 12. Enumerations, Autoboxing, and Annotations (Metadata) Chapter 13. I/O, Applets, and Other Topics Chapter 14. Generics Part II: The Java Library Chapter 15. String Handling Chapter 16. Exploring java.lang Chapter 17. java.util Part 1: Collections Framework Chapter 18. java.util Part 2: More Utility Classes Chapter 19. Input/Output: Exploring java.io Chapter 20. Networking Chapter 21. The Applet class Chapter 22. Event Handling Chapter 23. Introducing the AWT: Working with Windows, Graphics, and Text Chapter 24. Using AWT Controls, Layout Managers, and Menus Chapter 25. Images Chapter 26. The Concurrency Utilities Chapter 27. NIO, Regular Expressions, and Other Packages Part III: Software Development Using Java Chapter 28. Java Beans Chapter 29. Introducing Swing Chatper 30. Exploring Swing Chapter 31. Servlets Part IV: Applying Java Chapter 32: Financial Applets and Servlets Chapter 33: Creating a Download Manager in Java APPENDIX A: USING JAVA'S DOCUMENTATION COMMENTS INDEX
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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 9, 2009

    Nice Book to refer

    I Refered this book for any doubts I am getting. Really this is a nice book ..

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  • Posted August 21, 2011

    Highly Recommended - you must check it out!!

    Hi everybody I noticed one mistake is that in the concept of multilevel hierarchy the instance variable declared as private in super class but its subclass accessed its super class variables which are declared as private.

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