python book for a C programmer

Jorgen Grahn grahn+nntp at
Tue Mar 17 17:08:16 CET 2009

On Fri, 13 Mar 2009 22:10:37 -0700 (PDT), Saurabh <nirkheys at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am an experienced C programmer, I have done some perl code as well.
> But while thinking about large programs,I find perl syntax a
> hinderance.
> I read Eric Raymonds article reagrding python,(http://

I have a similar background, and I was pleased with this one:

%A Alex Martelli
%T Python in a nutshell
%I O'Reilly
%D 2003

Plus the excellent online docs.


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