The most thorough and accessible introduction to the Javalanguage
Whether you want to learn Java to write customized applets toembed in your web pages or large-scale applications, this is thebook for you. Ivor Horton's comprehensive and easy-to-use tutorialguide provides you with the essential know-how for developingprograms using the latest Java Development Kit 7 (JDK 7). Itintegrates step-by-step examples with clear explanations of keyconcepts to clearly show you the ins and outs of Java development.As you progress through the chapters, you'll gain invaluableprogramming experience that will enable you to begin writing fullyfeatured, real-world Java programs.
Ivor Horton's Beginning Java:
Covers the main terms and concepts that are essential toprogramming in Java
Explains what the language elements do and how you caneffectively apply them in practice
Provides an extensive introduction to the key packages in theJava class library illustrated with full working examples
Walks you through building a robust application to give you abetter understanding of how to apply Java in practical projects
Explores the XML and XSLT capability that comes with the JDK
Wrox Beginning guides are crafted to make learningprogramming languages and technologies easier than you think,providing a structured, tutorial format that will guide you throughall the techniques involved.
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