*JS123-6, 0-201-71359-4, Riley, David; The Object of Data Abstraction and Structures (Using Java) This book covers traditional data structures using an early object-oriented approach, and by paying special attention to developing sound software engineering skills. Provides extensive coverage of foundational material needed to study data structures (objects and classes, software specification, inheritance, exceptions, and recursion). Provides an object-oriented approach to abstract design using UML class diagrams and several design patterns. Emphasizes software-engineering skills as used in professional practice. MARKET Readers who want to use the most powerful features of Java to program data structures.