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Beginning Python: From Novice to Professional
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Apress
Publication date November 30, 2016
Binding Paperback
Edition 3
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781484200292
ISBN-10 1484200292
Dimensions 0 by 7 by 10 in.
Original list price $44.99
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:

Gain a fundamental understanding of Python’s syntax and features with this up–to–date introduction and practical reference. Covering a wide array of Python–related programming topics, including addressing language internals, database integration, network programming, and web services, you’ll be guided by sound development principles. Ten accompanying projects will ensure you can get your hands dirty in no time.

Updated to reflect the latest in Python programming paradigms and several of the most crucial features found in Python 3, Beginning Python also covers advanced topics such as extending Python and packaging/distributing Python applications.

What You'll Learn

  • Become a proficient Python programmer by following along with a friendly, practical guide to the language’s key features
  • Write code faster by learning how to take advantage of advanced features such as magic methods, exceptions, and abstraction
  • Gain insight into modern Python programming paradigms including testing, documentation, packaging, and distribution
  • Learn by following along with ten interesting projects, including a P2P file–sharing application, chat client, video game, remote text editor, and more

Who This Book Is For

Programmers, novice and otherwise, seeking a comprehensive introduction to the Python programming language.

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3 edition from Apress (November 30, 2016)
9781484200292 | details & prices | List price $44.99
About: Gain a fundamental understanding of Python’s syntax and features with this up–to–date introduction and practical reference.
2 edition from Apress (September 8, 2008)
9781590599822 | details & prices | 688 pages | 6.75 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 2.40 lbs | List price $44.99
About: Gain a fundamental understanding of Python's syntax and features with the second edition of Beginning Python, an up–to–date introduction and practical reference.
from Apress (September 26, 2005)
9781590595190 | details & prices | 604 pages | 7.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 2.20 lbs | List price $44.99

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