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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Engel, Joshua, 1970-
Programming for the Java virtual machine / Joshua Engel.
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0-201-30972-6 (alk. paper)
1. Java (Computer program language) 2. Java virtual machine. I. Title.
005.6 dc21 99-22853
Copyright © 1999 by Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
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Second printing, December 1999
To Chris, who helped me think
And to Jennifer, my love