Python Power!: The Comprehensive Guide, 1st Edition

  • Matt Telles
  • ISBN-10: 1598631586  |  ISBN-13: 9781598631586
  • 528 Pages
  • © 2008 | Published
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Python, a powerful and flexible general purpose programming language is growing in popularity as more people become interested in programming using open source languages. "Python Power!: The Comprehensive Guideā€"shows readers how to use Python to run Web sites, write GUI interfaces, control number-crunching code, process large XML data sets, build test suites for C or Java code, and much more. Technical topics are explained clearly and concisely and end-of-chapter projects encourage the reader to program on their own. A detailed table of contents and a complete, well-organized index make this book a great reference tool. All code used in the book will be available for download on the companion website.

Features and Benefits

  • Written for new and experienced Python users and programmers
  • Covers topics such as data structures, file handling, exceptions, object-oriented programming, GUI programming, multimedia programming, name spaces, and program planning
  • Technical topics are explained in clear language and end-of-chapter projects encourage readers to program on their own
  • A detailed table of contents and a complete index make specific topics easy to find
  • All code used in the book will be available on the companion website
  • Companion website available here:

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Matt Telles

Matt Telles is a senior consultant working in the software development world. His experience includes both desktop and web development using a variety of languages and platforms. He is the author of seven other books ranging from C++ to Python.