created: 6/15/98; revised: 09/05/99, 06/12/00, 05/04/02, 01/19/06
In previous chapters,
methods were called with parameters
that were primitive data types.
This chapter discusses how to use object references
String is used in many examples.
Strings are immutable
(Review:) What TWO things does the following statement do?
String zeta = new String( "The last rose of summer." );