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James Clarke
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Hi all,

I've just started preparing for the SCJD assignment and exam.
I need to do the assignment in J2SE 5.
I am using the book "The SCJD Exam with J2SE1.4" by M.Habibi,J.Patterson and T.Camerlengo.

Can I simply use this book and refer to the J2SE 5 API to do the assignment ?
Also are there any other books that you would recommend ?

thanks,

J.C
 
Andrew Monkhouse
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Hi James,
Can I simply use this book and refer to the J2SE 5 API to do the assignment ?
You certainly can do that - it is a great book.
Also are there any other books that you would recommend ?
Well, mine of course . The book that Terry and I worked on is an updated version of the one that you are currently using: we have updated the assignment and discussions it uses to reflect changes in the SCJD assignments, and we discuss in detail the changes to the J2SE API in JDK 5 that are applicable to the assignment.

You might also be interested in taking a look at the JavaRanch SCJD Reading Material FAQ.

Regards, Andrew
 
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