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Java 2 : the complete reference

Master Java, the pre-eminent language of the Internet, and begin reaping the benefits of this secure, platform-independent programming language. Let programming author Herb Schildt show you everything you need to develop, compile, debug, and run Java applications and applets. Covering all of Java 2, including features added by the latest Java Developers Kit, JDK 1.3, this comprehensive reference is ideal for every Java programmer. Inside you'll get complete details on the Java language, its class libraries, and its development environment
Print Book, English, ©2002
McGraw-Hill/Osborne, New York, ©2002
xxviii, 1154 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
9780072224207, 9780070495432, 0072224207, 0070495432
Part I: The Java Language 1: The Genesis of Java 2: An Overview of Java 3: Data Types, Variables, and Arrays 4: Operators 5: Control Statements 6: Introducing Classes 7: A Closer Look at Methods and Classes 8: Inheritance 9: Packages and Interfaces 10: Exception Handling 11: Multithreaded Programming 12: I/O, Applets, and Other Topics Part II: The Java Library 13: String Handling 14: Exploring java.lang 15: java.util Part 1: The Collections Framework 16: java.util Part 2: More Utility Classes 17: Input/Output: Exploring 18: Networking 19: The Applet Class 20: Event Handling 21: Introducing the AWT: Working with Windows, Graphics, and Text 22: Using AWT Controls, Layout Managers, and Menus 23: Images 24: New I/O, Regular Expressions, and Other Packages Part III: Software Development Using Java 25: Java Beans 26: A Tour of Swing 27: Servlets 28: Migrating from C++ to Java Part IV: Applying Java 29: The DynamicBillboard Applet 30: ImageMenu: An Image-Based Web Menu 31: The Lavatron Applet: A Sports Arena Display 32: Scrabblet: A Multiplayer Word Game Appendix A: Using Java’s Documentation Comments
Includes index