Bill Lubanovic - Introducing Python. Modern Computing in Simple Packages


Bill Lubanovic - Introducing Python. Modern Computing in Simple Packages

Introducing Python. Modern Computing in Simple Packages

Год: 2014

Автор: Bill Lubanovic

Издательство: O'Reilly Media

ISBN: 978-1-4493-5936-2 (Print)

ISBN: 978-1-4493-5935-5 (Ebook)

Язык: Английский

Формат: PDF/EPUB

Качество: Изначально компьютерное (eBook)

Интерактивное оглавление: Да

Количество страниц: 478


Easy to understand and fun to read, Introducing Python is ideal for beginning programmers as well as those new to the language. Author Bill Lubanovic takes you from the basics to more involved and varied topics, mixing tutorials with cookbook-style code recipes to explain concepts in Python 3. End-of-chapter exercises help you practice what you’ve learned.

You’ll gain a strong foundation in the language, including best practices for testing, debugging, code reuse, and other development tips. This book also shows you how to use Python for applications in business, science, and the arts, using various Python tools and open source packages.

- Learn simple data types, and basic math and text operations

- Use data-wrangling techniques with Python’s built-in data structures

- Explore Python code structure, including the use of functions

- Write large programs in Python, with modules and packages

- Dive into objects, classes, and other object-oriented features

- Examine storage from flat files to relational databases and NoSQL

- Use Python to build web clients, servers, APIs, and services

- Manage system tasks such as programs, processes, and threads

- Understand the basics of concurrency and network programming


Chapter 1: A Taste of Py

Chapter 2: Py Ingredients: Numbers, Strings, and Variables

Chapter 3: Py Filling: Lists, Tuples, Dictionaries, and Sets

Chapter 4: Py Crust: Code Structures

Chapter 5: Py Boxes: Modules, Packages, and Programs

Chapter 6: Oh Oh: Objects and Classes

Chapter 7: Mangle Data Like a Pro

Chapter 8: Data Has to Go Somewhere

Chapter 9: The Web, Untangled

Chapter 10: Systems

Chapter 11: Concurrency and Networks

Chapter 12: Be a Pythonista

Appendix A: Py Art

Appendix B: Py at Work

Appendix C: Py Sci

Appendix D: Install Python 3

Appendix E: Answers to Exercises

Appendix F: Cheat Sheets