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Beginning Python: Using Python 2.6 and Python 3.1

James Payne
ISBN: 978-0-470-41463-7
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624 pages
February 2010
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Introduction xxvii

Part I: Dipping Your Toe into Python 1

Chapter 1: Programming Basics and Strings 3

Chapter 2: Numbers and Operators 15

Chapter 3: Variables — Names for Values 31

Part II: Python Language and the Standard Library 49

Chapter 4: Making Decisions 51

Chapter 5: Functions 71

Chapter 6: Classes and Objects 93

Chapter 7: Organizing Programs 111

Chapter 8: Files and Directories 127

Chapter 9: Other Features of the Language 143

Chapter 10: Building a Module 157

Chapter 11: Text Processing 189

Part III: Putting Python to Work 205

Chapter 12: Testing 207

Chapter 13: Writing a GUI with Python 227

Chapter 14: Accessing Databases 239

Chapter 15: Using Python for XML 265

Chapter 16: Network Programming 287

Chapter 17: Extension Programming with C 337

Chapter 18: Numerical Programming 367

Chapter 19: An Introduction to Django 387

Chapter 20: Web Applications and Web Services 407

Chapter 21: Integrating Java with Python 481

Part IV: Appendices 513

Appendix A: Answers to the Exercises 515

Appendix B: Online Resources 549

Appendix C: What’s New in Python 3.1 553

Appendix D: Glossary 559

Index 569

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