Python Books: Programming Python

The Blurb

Mark Lutz, Programming Python If you've mastered Python's fundamentals, you're ready to start using it to get real work done. Programming Python will show you how, with in-depth tutorials on the language's primary application domains: system administration, GUIs, and the Web. You'll also explore how Python is used in databases, networking, front-end scripting layers, text processing, and more. This book focuses on commonly used tools and libraries to give you a comprehensive understanding of Python's many roles in practical, real-world programming.

You'll learn language syntax and programming techniques in a clear and concise manner, with lots of examples that illustrate both correct usage and common idioms. Completely updated for version 3.x, Programming Python also delves into the language as a software development tool, with many code examples scaled specifically for that purpose.

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Details

Title: Programming Python, 4th Edition
By: Mark Lutz
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Formats: Print, Ebook, Safari Books Online

Print: December 2010
Ebook: December 2010
Pages: 1632
Print ISBN: 978-0-596-15810-1
ISBN 10: 0-596-15810-6
Ebook ISBN: 978-1-4493-0183-5
ISBN 10: 1-4493-0183-5

About the Author

Mark Lutz is the world leader in Python training, the author of Python's earliest and best-selling texts, and a pioneering figure in the Python community since 1992. He has been a software developer for 25 years, and is the author of O'Reilly's Programming Python, 3rd Edition and Python Pocket Reference, 3rd Edition.