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Fluent Python: Clear, Concise, and Effective Programming

by Luciano Ramalho

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Discover and apply idiomatic Python 3 features beyond your past experience. Author Luciano Ramalho guides you through Python's core language features and libraries and teaches you how to make your ...
Published on : May 10, 2022
Python version: TH
1012 pages

Object-Oriented Python: Master OOP by Building Games and GUIs

by Irv Kalb

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Object-Oriented Python is an intuitive and thorough guide to mastering object-oriented programming from the ground up. You’ll cover the basics of building classes and creating objects, and put theo...
Published on : Jan. 25, 2022
Python version: TH
416 pages

Effective Python: 90 Specific Ways to Write Better Python

by Brett Slatkin

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If you have been programming in Python for a while and want to master the language, this is one of the best books to do just that. Originally written in 2015 by the Google veteran Brett Slatkin, th...
Published on : Nov. 25, 2019
Python version: TH
480 pages

Python Tricks: A Buffet of Awesome Python Features

by Dan Bader

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Learning Python is difficult—and with this book you'll be able to focus on the practical skills that really matter. Discover the “hidden gold” in Python’s standard library and start writing clean a...
Published on : Oct. 25, 2017
Python version: TH
302 pages

Beyond the Basic Stuff with Python: Best Practices for Writing Clean Code

by Al Sweigart

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More than a mere collection of advanced syntax and masterful tips for writing clean code, you'll learn how to advance your Python programming skills by using the command line and other professional...
Published on : Dec. 16, 2020
Python version: TH
384 pages
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Python 3 Object-Oriented Programming: Build robust and maintainable software with object-oriented design patterns in Python 3.8

by Dusty Phillips

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Object-oriented programming (OOP) is a popular design paradigm in which data and behaviors are encapsulated in such a way that they can be manipulated together. This third edition of Python 3 Objec...
Published on : Oct. 30, 2018
Python version: TH
466 pages

Mastering Python: Write powerful and efficient code using the full range of Python's capabilities

by Rick van Hattem

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Even if you find writing Python code easy, writing code that is efficient, maintainable, and reusable is not so straightforward. Many of Python's capabilities are underutilized even by more experie...
Published on : May 20, 2022
Python version: TH
710 pages

Practices of the Python Pro

by Dane Hillard

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This book is about writing better Python code. It introduces big ideas that are rarely covered in other books, such as separation of concerns, encapsulation ,abstraction, extension and flexibility....
Published on : Jan. 14, 2020
Python version: TH
248 pages

Advanced Python Programming: Accelerate your Python programs using proven techniques and design patterns

by Quan Nguyen

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This book starts by examining the built-in as well as external libraries that streamline tasks in the development cycle, such as benchmarking, profiling, and optimizing. You'll then get to grips wi...
Published on : March 25, 2022
Python version: TH
606 pages

Learn More Python 3 the Hard Way: The Next Step for New Python Programmers

by Zed A. Shaw

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Zed Shaw has perfected the world’s best system for becoming a truly effective Python 3.x developer. Follow it and you will succeed—just like the tens of millions of programmers he’s already taught....
Published on : Sept. 23, 2017
Python version: TH
236 pages
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python: Best Practices for Development

by Kenneth Reitz

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python takes the journeyman Pythonista to true expertise. More than any other language, Python was created with the philosophy of simplicity and parsimony. Now 25 years ol...
Published on : Sept. 18, 2016
Python version: TH
338 pages
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Programmer's Python: Everything Is An Object, Second Edition: Something Completely Different

by Mike James

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Programmer's Python: Everything Is An Object sets out to explain the deeper logic in the approach that Python 3 takes to classes and objects. The subject is roughly speaking everything to do with t...
Published on : June 25, 2022
Python version: TH
252 pages

Powerful Python: The Most Impactful Patterns, Features, and Development Strategies Modern Python Provides

by Aaron Maxwell

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There are many books for those new to Python, new to programming, or both. Powerful Python is different. Written for experienced developers like you, its carefully crafted chapters teach intermedi...
Published on : May 7, 2017
Python version: BO
220 pages

Learning Python Design Patterns

by Gennadiy Zlobin

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Written for intermediate Python programmers, this excellent tutorial will help streamline your work through the use of Design Patterns. You'll learn through example and clear explanations to expand...
Published on : Nov. 25, 2013
Python version: TW
100 pages