You can download the sourcecode for the examples in the book from any of:

The sourcecode download also includes ancillary files, such as .gif files containing icons for instance, where they are used in the examples.

If you have any questions on the fine formal detail of Java, the reference works we've used are:

The Java Language Specification, Second Edition (The Java Series) James Gosling et al., Addison-Wesley, ISBN 0-201-31008-2

The Java Virtual Machine Specification Second Edition Tim Lindholm and Frank Yellin, Addison-Wesley, ISBN 0-201-43294-3,

Other sites of interest are: for support for this book and information on forthcoming Java books. for lists where you can get answers to your Java problems. for the JavaSoft tutorials. Follow that Java trail.

and for online magazine reading and opinion, check out:

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