Fluent Python: Clear, Concise, and Effective Programming 1st Edition

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Who This Book Is For
This book was written for practicing Python programmers who want to become proficient in Python 3. If you know Python 2 but are willing to migrate to Python 3.4 or later, you should be fine. [...]

If you are not sure whether you know enough Python to follow along, review the topics of the official Python Tutorial. Topics covered in the tutorial will not be explained here, except for some features that are new in Python 3.

Who This Book Is Not For
If you are just learning Python, this book is going to be hard to follow. Not only that, if you read it too early in your Python journey, it may give you the impression that every Python script should leverage special methods and metaprogramming tricks. Premature abstraction is as bad as premature optimization.

(extracted from the Preface, page xvi, emphasis added)

About the Author

Luciano Ramalho was a Web developer before the Netscape IPO in 1995, and switched from Perl to Java to Python in 1998. Since then he worked on some of the largest news portals in Brazil using Python, and taught Python web development in the Brazilian media, banking and government sectors. His speaking credentials include PyCon US (2013), OSCON (2002, 2013), and 15 talks over the years at PythonBrasil (the Brazilian PyCon) and FISL (the largest FLOSS conference in the Southern Hemisphere). Ramalho is a member of the Python Software Foundation and co-founder of Garoa Hacker Clube, the first hackerspace in Brazil. He is co-owner of Python.pro.br, atraining company.


Product details

  • Item Weight : 3.03 pounds
  • Paperback : 792 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1491946008
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1491946008
  • Product Dimensions : 7.01 x 1.57 x 9.17 inches
  • Publisher : O'Reilly Media; 1st Edition (August 25, 2015)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 354 ratings