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Automate the Boring Stuff with Python: Practical Programming for Total Beginners Paperback – April 14, 2015

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"I’m having a lot of fun breaking things and then putting them back together, and just remembering the joy of turning a set of instructions into something useful and fun, like I did when I was a kid." —Wil Wheaton

"Do you need Automate the Boring Stuff with Python? Yes, if you want to enhance your workflow by using automation, this is an excellent place to start. Highly recommended."—Network World

About the Author

Al Sweigart is a software developer and teaches programming to kids and adults. He has written several Python books for beginners, including Hacking Secret Ciphers with Python, Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python, and Making Games with Python & Pygame.

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  • Item Weight : 2.1 pounds
  • Paperback : 504 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1593275994
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1593275990
  • Dimensions : 7 x 1.19 x 9.25 inches
  • Publisher : No Starch Press; 1st edition (April 14, 2015)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.7 out of 5 stars 1,069 ratings

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3.0 out of 5 stars Does not work for Python Version 3.7.2
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