Founded in 1997, BookFinder.com has become a leading book price comparison site:
Java Threads (Java Series)
by Scott Oaks, Henry Wong
ISBN 1565924185 / 9781565924185 / 1-56592-418-5
Publisher O'Reilly Media
› Find signed collectible books: 'Java Threads (Java Series)'
Building sophisticated Java applets means learning about threading--if you need to read data from a network, for example, you can't afford to let a delay in its delivery lock up your entire applet. Java Threads introduces the Java threading API and uses non-computing analogies--such as scenarios involving bank tellers--to explain the need for synchronization and the dangers of deadlock. Scott Oaks and Henry Wong follow up their high-level examples with more detailed discussions on building a thread scheduler in Java, dealing with advanced synchronization issues, and handling exceptions. [via]