Opinions about this new Python book?

kyosohma at gmail.com kyosohma at gmail.com
Tue Aug 14 20:43:32 CEST 2007


On Aug 14, 12:46 pm, "Shawn Milochik" <Sh... at Milochik.com> wrote:
> Yes, please post back to the list. I saw this book on Amazon, but
> there's no table of contents listed, nor is there one on the
> publisher's site.
>
> Thanks,
> Shawn
>
> On 8/14/07, James Matthews <nytrok... at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
>
> > i got to say that the best python book i bought was Core Python Programming
> > (2nd)  by Wesly Chun! Aside for all the spelling mistakes and syntax errors
> > that there are i feel that the book really explained the language well for
> > someone coming from another programming language!
>
> > On 8/14/07, Dick Moores <r... at rcblue.com> wrote:
> > > At 05:57 AM 8/14/2007, kyoso... at gmail.com wrote:
> > > >On Aug 14, 7:05 am, Dick Moores <r... at rcblue.com> wrote:
> > > > > I'd appreciate opinions about this new Python book.
>
> > > > > Title: Python Power!: The Comprehensive Guide
> > > > > Author:  Matt Telles
> > > > > Publisher:  Course Technology
> > > > > Pub. Date:  Jul 27, 2007
> > > > > Edition:  1st edition
> > > > > Binding:  Paperback
> > > > > Pages:  508
> > > > > ISBN:  1598631586
> > > > > List Price:  34.99 USD
>
> > > > > The book on the publisher's website: <http://tinyurl.com/2dkhzg>
>
> > > > > And at BestBookDeal.com:
> > > > > <http://www.bestbookdeal.com/book/compare/1598631586>
>
> > > > > Thanks,
>
> > > > > Dick Moores
>
> > > >I just got this book over the weekend. I'll start reading/skimming
> > > >through it this week and hopefully remember to get back to you.
>
> > > Thanks!
>
> > > >  By the
> > > >way, why do you want to know?
>
> > > If the experts like it, I'll buy it.
>
> > > Dick
>
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Here's an abbreviated Table of Contents...just chapter titles. The
book's table of contents also lists section headers.

Chapter 1: About Python
Chapter 2: Python Language Overview
Chapter 3: Tools
Chapter 4: Data Types
Chapter 5: Control Flow
Chapter 6: Input & Output
Chapter 7: Functions & Modules
Chapter 8: Exception Handling
Chapter 9: Object-Oriented Programming
Chapter 10: Classes and Objects in Python
Chapter 11: The Python Library
Chapter 12: The GUI - Tkinter
Chapter 13: The Web Server - Apache
Chapter 14: Working with Databases
Chapter 15: Putting It All Together
Chapter 16: Python and Graphics


Mike




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