This book helps you use Python to build programs, debug code, and simplify development.
You can wrap yourself up in the structures, libraries, and advanced features of Python.
Looking for a powerful yet easy-to-read programming language?
Then slither up to Python! This friendly reference introduces you to Python, the portable, interactive language that combines great power with clear syntax.
Get familiar with Python's building blocks; work with strings, dictionaries, and sets; and find out everything you need to write a robust program.
Discover how to process lists and tuples, direct a program with control structures, build applications with modules and packages, get a charge from the "batteries included" libraries, and, understand the new features of Python 2.5, including SQLite.