A Byte of Python (for Python 3.0)
by Swaroop C H
Number of pages: 119
"A Byte of Python" is a book on programming using the Python language. It serves as a tutorial or guide to the Python language for a beginner audience. If all you know about computers is how to save text files, then this is the book for you. This book is updated for the upcoming Python 3.0 language.
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