Java (2131/jav001)

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Developed by James Gosling (Sun Microsystems) who described it as,"a general purpose, concurrent, class-based OOL".
Modular and fully object-oriented.

originally called OAK.

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  • Alex Nicolaou "A survey of distributed languages" term paper at Waterloo view details External link: Online copy
  • Stiller, Richard; Marlowe, Jos and Richard J. Stiller "Asunder: An Unauthorized History of the Origins of Java Programming Language" Briarwood Publications October 1, 1997 view details
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          in Concurrency: Practice and Experience 2000 v12 view details
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings J38 view details
          in Concurrency: Practice and Experience 2000 v12 view details
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