This book claims to be a "Practical" guide, but it really isn't.
As other reviewers noted, the examples in this book do not actually work. Read more
This is a nice book in that in building the projects, the author throws in large and small "side" details--from how to structure re-usable vs. Read morePublished on April 5, 2009 by boston-reader
This book was published in 2008, when Django was in version 0.96. Almost immediately after publication Django released version 1.0, and the bulk of this book became out of date. Read morePublished on April 3, 2009 by Joseph D. Brown
Book seems reasonably well written. I learned some things from the first two chapters but, as other reviewers have noted, Django 1.0 and beyond are not compatible with this book. Read morePublished on December 27, 2008 by A. M. Cohen
1) The code examples don't work with the current version of Django.
2) Despite several references to them in the book (eg p111), there are no source code downloads on... Read more