I have often wondered something. Are any of the authors of these certification books certified? I mean, you'd expect them to at least take the exam, no? And if they were certified, wouldn't you expect them to list that fact in their respective bios?
Sun Certified J2EE Architect for the J2EE Platform (Part 1)<br />Sun Certified Web Component Developer for the J2EE Platform<br />Sun Certified Programmer for the Java 2 Platform