Learn to Program Using Python
by Alan Gauld
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional 2000
Number of pages: 325
A tutorial for hobbyists, self-starters, and all who want to learn the art of computer programming and Python programming language. Topics covered include data types and variables, debugging, and namespaces. Also includes sample applications that illustrate ideas and techniques in action.
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by Kevin Sheppard
Python is a widely used general purpose programming language, which happens to be well suited to Econometrics and other more general purpose data analysis tasks. These notes provide an introduction to Python for a beginning programmer.
by Bruno R. Preiss
The primary goal of this book is to promote object-oriented design using Python and to illustrate the use of the emerging object-oriented design patterns. The book shows how these patterns are used to create good software designs.
by Fredrik Lundh - O'Reilly
A large collection of useful Python scripts, the best parts of comp.lang.python newsgroup messages, plus hundreds of new scripts. The text covers the standard library, the examples should work on most platforms and Python versions.
by Fredrik Lundh, Matthew Ellis - PythonWare
The Python Imaging Library adds image processing capabilities to your Python interpreter. This library provides extensive file format support, an efficient internal representation, and fairly powerful image processing capabilities.