The Quick Python Book, 3rd Edition
Naomi Ceder, Year:2018, Pages:472
This third revision of Manning’s popular The Quick Python Book offers a clear, crisp updated introduction to the elegant Python programming language and its famously easy-to-read syntax. Written for programmers new to Python, this latest edition includes new exercises throughout. It covers features common to other languages concisely, while introducing Python’s comprehensive standard functions library and unique features in detail.
Foreword by Nicholas Tollervey, Python Software Foundation.
- Clear coverage of Python 3
- Core libraries, packages, and tools
- In-depth exercises
- Five new data science-related chapters
About the author
Naomi Ceder, the author of this third edition, has been programming in various languages for nearly 30 years and has been a Linux system administrator, programming teacher, developer, and system architect. She started using Python in 2001, and since then has taught Python to users at all levels, from 12-year-olds to professionals. She gives talks on Python and the benefits of an inclusive community to whomever will listen. Naomi currently leads a development team for Dick Blick Art Materials and is the chair of the Python Software Foundation.