Java™ Puzzlers: Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases. 11 reviews. by Neal Gafter, Joshua Bloch. Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional. Release Date: June. Java Puzzlers has ratings and 22 reviews. Paul said: If you program in Java, you _must_ read this book. It is a real eye-opener to the kind of traps. Java Puzzlers, a new book by Joshua Bloch, Google’s chief Java architect, and Neal Gafter, Google software engineer and Java technology evangelist, contains .

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This book needs no introduction. Paperbackpages. In general, I found the puzzles to be overly esoteric.

Stay ahead with the world’s most comprehensive technology and business learning bloh. Amazing book for anyone interested in the Java programming language, it might blow your mind. With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Josh led the design and implementation of numerous Java platform features, including JDK 5.

As a keen programmer, I’ve read more than hundred books about all aspects of software development. As an academic, I wrote about programming languages. Share your thoughts with other customers. Showing of 44 blocu. Anyone with a working knowledge of Java will understand the puzzles, but even the most seasoned veteran will find them challenging. Can you figure out what it does?


Java™ Puzzlers: Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases [Book]

Java Puzzlers is not so much a book, but a collection of obscure corner cases in the Java programming language. Mar 15, Mills College Library added it. Lam rated it really liked it Jan 17, Java is a complicated language and after reading this book you’ll think so too.

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It is a kind of book that you simply can’t josnua reading. Book Description “Every programming language has its quirks. May 13, Armineh Nouri rated it it was amazing. Feb 27, Havan Agrawal rated it it was amazing. Also, this book can make you more perceptive about details in code you usually don’t notice.

Do you like brainteasers? Having said that, the book does reach a point where the puzzles and concepts hit upon by the puzzles are extremely obscure. Thinking in Java 4th Edition. Anyone who believes they are a Java master should read this book, it is well written, captivating, informative and full of useful information!

I thought I’d be good at this kind of puzzle. Each chapter of the book features a collection of “puzzlers” josuha around a particular section of the puzalers examples include loops, strings, exceptions, classes, etc. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Full review also on my blog: Most of the puzzles take the form of a short program whose behavior isn’t what it seems.


Java Puzzlers: Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases by Joshua Bloch

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An expose of Java’s known and not so known dirty secrets. He holds a Ph. Do read this book if: So to say the least, he knows his stuff.

Java Puzzlers

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Not terribly useful or entertaining but the appendix is blocy going through. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Java Puzzlers With Access Codes.