LaTeX source and code for Think Java, 6th edition, by Allen Downey and Chris Mayfield.
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LaTeX source and code for Think Java, 6th edition. Copyright (C) 2016 Allen Downey and Chris Mayfield.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute, and/or modify this work under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License, which is available at

The original form of this book is the LaTeX source code available from and

The illustrations were drawn using xfig ( and dia ( These tools are free and open-source.

Compiling the LaTeX source has the effect of generating a device-independent representation of the book, which can be converted to other formats and printed.

To compile the PDF version from source:

pdflatex thinkjava
makeindex thinkjava
pdflatex thinkjava
pdflatex thinkjava

The source code includes a Makefile that automates this process. On Linux, you will need to install texlive-latex-extra and hevea.