Dive Into Python

  • Author: Mark Pilgrim
  • Format: archived PDF, online HTML, archived HTML, Word 97 DOC, plain text, XML
  • Price: free

Dive Into Python is a free Python book for experienced programmers, published under the GNU Free Documentation License, which gives you enormous freedoms to modify and redistribute it in all its forms..

It was originally hosted at DiveIntoPython.org, but the author has pulled down all copies. It is being mirrored here.

Chapters include:

  • Installing Python
  • Your First Python Program
  • Native Datatypes
  • The Power Of Introspection
  • Objects and Object-Orientation
  • Exceptions and File Handling
  • Regular Expressions
  • HTML Processing
  • XML Processing
  • Scripts and Streams
  • HTTP Web Services
  • SOAP Web Services
  • Unit Testing
  • Test-First Programming
  • Refactoring
  • Functional Programming
  • Dynamic functions
  • Performance Tuning

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