Java in a Nutshell
by David Flanagan
Publisher: O'Reilly 1997
Number of pages: 628
The bestselling Java book is now better than ever. Java programmers migrating to 1.1 find this second edition of Java in a Nutshell contains everything they need to get up to speed. Newcomers find it still has all of the features that have made it the Java book most often recommended on the Internet. This complete quick reference covers all the classes in the Java 1.1 API, with the exception of the Enterprise APIs, making it the only quick reference that a Java programmer needs.
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by Alexandre Patchine, Dr. Heinz M. Kabutz
The book contains real-world advises and solutions from daily Java experiences. It covers most seeked Java topics and some other related ones. Although not a Java tutorial itself, it makes an excellent companion for a good Java textbook.
by James Sutherland, Doug Clarke - Wikibooks
Java persistence could be defined as storing anything to any level of persistence using the Java programming language. This book is focused on storing Java objects to relational databases, in particular using the Java Persistence API (JPA).
by Bruce Tate - O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Bruce Tate describes the characteristics of alternative languages, likely successors to Java. The book will teach you a few new languages and help you start building new skills, or you can use the introduced techniques to improve your work in Java.
by Jim Farley - O'Reilly Media
This book is an overview of the tools and techniques that are at your disposal for building distributed computing systems in Java. It is intended to serve as both explanatory and reference material for you, the professional developer.