Review: Elements of Java Style

This is pretty much a 'must read' for any Java developer. This is a widely cited book. Almost every Java developer I know makes frequent references to these items - sometimes to agree, sometimes to disagree... but either is useful. Referring to these items is also a common, effective, form of 'short hand' in giving direction - e.g. for a lead to say "Do this" or "Do that" and if folks don't understand 'this' or 'that' they can look it up in this book. ...more...