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by Bruce Eckel and Chuck Allison
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Foundations for Java
Multimedia Seminar-on-CD ROM
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WARNING: BEFORE OPENING THE DISC PACKAGE, CAREFULLY READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT & WARANTEE LIMITATION ON THE PREVIOUS PAGES.
The CD ROM packaged with this book is a multimedia seminar consisting of synchronized slides and audio lectures. The goal of this seminar is to introduce you to the fundamentals necessary for you to move on to Java. The CD also contains a link to the source code for this book, a link to the HTML version of this book, and the 1st and 2nd editions of this book in HTML form.
This CD ROM will work with most computers that have a sound system, including Windows, Linux, and Mac OS/9 and OS/10. However, you must: