The Java Tutorial
by Mary Campione, Kathy Walrath
Publisher: Addison-Wesley 1996
Number of pages: 112
A practical, online guide to writing programs using the Java platform. The tutorial is organized into trails: groups of lessons on a particular subject. We currently have trails for Java newbies, general Java programming, applets, user interfaces, networking and security, new API in the JDK 1.1 release, native interfaces, and JavaBeans.
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by Gregory J. E. Rawlins - Indiana University
The book appeared as a material developed for the Fall 1999 C212 class at Indiana University. The text covers objects, classes, methods, Java interpreter. It is sutable for absolute beginners, the author will guide you step by step on learning Java.
by Bruce Eckel - MindView
This is a comprehensive tutorial, it covers many aspects of the language, with exercises in each section which will allow you to expand your Java knowledge. Perfect for migrating from another object-oriented language (C++) to Java.
The book serves as a comprehensive guide, complete with a series of tutorials to help users better understand the many ways one can program in Java. It is meant to be both an introductory guide and a reference on Java and related technologies.
by Richard L. Halterman - Southern Adventist University
The author is using this text in his beginning computer programming course. It is aimed at students with little or no programming experience, and it uses DrJava as a vehicle for student experimentation object-oriented programming concepts.