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Books for Java Learners

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sanjeev's picture
Joined: 21 Feb 2011

Java LogoThere are lakhs of books on Java categorised under different technologies like web programming, certification, gaming, network programming, android apps etc.
I am just listing some of the books that is good for particular domain. I have not read all books except SCJP (few chapters) and Head First Java but after searching over the internet and talking to many Java fellows , I am sharing few books. You can modify or update the list too.

Core Java

  1. Head First Java by Kathy Sierra, Bert Bates
  2. How to Program Java by Deitel and Deitel
  3. Thinking in Java By Bruce Eckel
  4. SCJP for Java 6 study guide by Kathy Sierra
  5. Beginning Java SE 6 Platform From Novice to Professional  by Jeff Friesen (Apress)

Java for web development

  1. Art of Java Web Development by Neal Ford
  2. Java for the Web with Servlets, JSP, and EJB: A Developer's Guide to J2EE Solutions by Budi Kurniawan
  3. Head First Servlets and JSP by Bryan Basham, Kathy Sierra, Bert Bates

Java for Network Programming

  1. O'Reilly’s Java Network Programming by Elliotte Rusty Harold
  2. Java Network programming by Merlin Hughes, Michael Shoffner, and Derek Hamner (Manning Publication)

Java for Android apps

  1. Learn Java for Android development by Jeff Friesen (Apress)
  2. Android Apps for absolute beginner by Wallace Jackson (Apress) – good for  android app developers (Java based)


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