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Chapter 6: Crawling the Web with Java
by James Holmes

Chapter 10: AI-Based Problem Solving
by Herb Schildt

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Genius Of Java
Chapter 2: A Recursive-Descent Expression Parser
Chapter 3: Implementing Language Interpreters in Java
Chapter 4: Creating a Download Manager in Java
Chapter 5: Implementing an E-mail Client in Java
Chapter 6: Crawling the Web with Java
Chapter 7: Rendering HTML with Java
Chapter 8: Statistics, Graphing, and Java
Chapter 9: Financial Applets and Servlets
Chapter 10: AI-Based Problem Solving

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Take your programming expertise to the next level with help from Java programming all-stars Herb Schildt and James Holmes. Together they unlock the secrets that professional programmers use to create world-class software. Inside, Herb and James apply Java to a wide variety of high-powered applications, each demonstrating different features and techniques. Examples range from language interpreters, Web crawlers, and e-mail subsystems to expression parsers, statistical tools, and financial applets. You'll even see how to apply Java to Artificial Intelligence (AI)! Each application can be used as-is, or as a starting point for your own development. From networking to parsing to AI and beyond, this book contains some of the most exciting Java code found anywhere.

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About The Authors

Herb Schildt is the world's number-one programming author. He is an authority on C, C++, Java and C# programming languages, and a master Windows programmer. His programming books have sold more than three million copies worldwide and have been translated into all major foreign languages.

James Holmes is a systems development consultant who develops server-side applications for complex transactional environments, including the 1996 Atlanta Summer Olympic Games and IBM. Oracle Magazine named him 2002 Java Developer of the Year for his work with the Struts framework & JDeveloper.


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