If you have been wanting to learn Java, check out the newly
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Programming with Java in 24 Hours. This step-by-step tutorial
will teach you how to create simple Java programs and applets.
Comprised of 24 one-hour lessons, this new edition focuses on key
programming concepts and essential Java basics, has been improved
by dozens of reader comments, and is reorganized to better cover
the latest developments in Java. The book's coverage of core Java
programming topics has also been expanded. A great starting point
for learning Java, this book is also a great primer to reading
sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days.