Python Books: Dive into Python 3


The Blurb

Dive Into Python Each chapter in this hands-on guide to the Python language starts with a real, complete code sample, proceeds to pick it apart and explain the pieces, and then puts it all back together again in a summary. This book is a must-have resource for those who like to jump into a language fast and get going right away.

Python is a new and innovative scripting language. It is set to replace Perl as the programming language of choice for shell scripters, and for serious application developers who want a feature-rich, yet simple language to deploy their products.

Dive Into Python is a hands-on guide to the Python language. Each chapter starts with a real, complete code sample, proceeds to pick it apart and explain the pieces, and then puts it all back together in a summary at the end.

This is the perfect resource for you if you like to jump into languages fast and get going right away. If you're just starting to learn Python, first pick up a copy of Magnus Lie Hetland's

Details

Title: Dive into Python 3
Author: Mark Pilgrim
ISBN13: 978-1-4302-2415-0
412 Pages
User Level: Beginner to Intermediate

About the Author

Mark Pilgrim is a software developer, writer, and advocate of free software. He authors a popular blog, and has written several books including Dive into Python, a guide to the Python programming language published under the GNU Free Documentation License. Formerly an accessibility architect in the IBM Emerging Technologies Group, he started working at Google in March 2007.