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Hello,
Could anybody let me know the best books on EJB, Servles and JSP, Swing, JDBC, RMI/CORBA. I would like to buy these and would also like to know if these books would be available in india.
Thanks,
Lalit.
 
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Hello
i found this book very useful for advanced java topics
JavaServer Programming J2EE Edition Volume 1& 2
-------------Wrox Press
Hope it would be good for u too..
all the best
namita
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i like the j2ee book by wrox too. but i like enterprise java beans (o'reilly) and enterprise java with uml more.
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hi, you know i also recommend wrox press if you can get them there. i find it really detailed and specialized.
 
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I bought a book by Marty Hall, Core Servlets and JSPs, http://www.coreservlets.com/. It walks through the origin on the technologies, compares them with other technologies such as CGI/ASPs, and walks through real life examples of code in both servlets and jsps. It's a Sun book, so it's authoritative too. It doesn't help much with JDBC or RMI. The other book mentionned by namita, the JavaServer Programming J2EE Edition is the best by far. It's what I am using to study for my cert.
Good luck,
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Why not head over to the J2EE and Distributed Computing section of The Bunkhouse here at javaranch to see what we think of some of the books!
 
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So, lucky you guy are, i just have the EJB tutorial download from Sun web site and Gopalan web site. But both site have a great tutorial.
 
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I prefer online resources for J2EE and others as these things are constantly changing and most of the books are either too simple or outdated.
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Hi!
I think the best book what I read in this field was Java server programming J2EE Edition from Wrox.
Krisztian

Originally posted by Lalit Sha:
Hello,
Could anybody let me know the best books on EJB, Servles and JSP, Swing, JDBC, RMI/CORBA. I would like to buy these and would also like to know if these books would be available in india.
Thanks,
Lalit.


 
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The Wrox book is 4-stars on Amazon based on rankings. 1632 pages, 1st edition (September 2000), Sells for 41.99.
http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1861004656/qid=1000206471/sr=1-1/ref=sc_b_1/104-7981725-9233542
 
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I think enterprise java beans (o'reilly) is really good if you have to travel. Wrox mostly are too heavy to carry. But both are very good books
 
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I thought I ought to add that there is actually a new version of the Java Server Programming book coming out later this month based on the J2EE 1.3 specification. It's not a major change from the J2EE edition already out (although it is a bit smaller) so if you don't already have the current version you may consider hanging on for a few weeks for the new edition. It covers thinks like EJB 2.0, JSP 1.2 and Servlets 2.3.
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