Beginning Python: Using Python 2.6 and Python 3.1
James Payne’s first book, published by Wrox Publishing (an Imprint of John Wiley & Sons) was published in February of 2010. It introduces the newest versions of the open source, object-oriented programming language known as Python. Description from the Publisher: This book enables you to quickly create robust, reliable, and reusable Python applications by teaching the basics so you can quickly develop Web and scientific applications, incorporate databases, and master systems tasks on various operating systems, including Linux, MAC OS, and Windows. You’ll get a comprehensive tutorial that guides you from writing simple, basic Python scripts all the way through complex concepts, and also features a reference of the standard modules with examples illustrating how to implement features in the various modules. Plus, the book covers using Python in specific program development domains, such as XML, databases, scientific applications, network programming, and Web development.