Ships from/sold by
See All Buying Options

Python How to Program (Paperback)

Earn Super Points: Write a Review
Sorry, this selection is currently unavailable.
Python Deitel, Harvey M. (EDT)/ Deitel, Paul J./ Liperi, J. P./ Wiedermann, B. A./ Deitel, Harvey M. 1 of 1
$181.38  + Free Shipping
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
FORMAT: Paperback
More inventory may be available. Place your order today and be one of the first to receive this product when it arrives!
Alert me when this item is in stock.
1 New
See all sellers
45 day return policy
More Buying Options

Learn more about Python:

Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0130923613
ISBN-13: 9780130923615
Sku: 30850730
Publish Date: 4/10/2007
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 9H x 7L x 1.75T
Pages:  1376
Age Range:  NA
The authoritative DEITEL™ LIVE-CODE™ introduction to Python programming

This new book by the world's leading programming language textbook authors carefully explains how to use Python as a general-purpose programming language and how to program multi-tier, client/server, database-intensive, Internet- and Web-based applications.

Dr. Harvey M. Deitel and Paul J. Deitel are the founders of Deitel & Associates, Inc., the internationally-recognized corporate-training and content-creation organization specializing in Python, Visual Basic(R) .NET, C#, Visual C++(R) .NET, Java™ , C++, C, XML, Perl, Internet, Web, wireless and object technologies. The Deitels are the authors of several worldwide #1 programming-language textbooks, including "Java How to Program, 4/e, C++ How to Program, 3/e" and "Internet & World Wide Web How to Program, 2/e."

In "Python How to Program," the Deitels and their colleagues, Jonathan Liperi and Ben Wiedermann, discuss topics you need to build complete Web-based applications, including:

  • Python Server Pages/CGI
  • Networking/Sockets
  • GUI/Tkinter/Python Mega Widgets
  • PyOpenGL/Multimedia/Accessibility
  • Databases/DB-API/SQL
  • File Processing/Serialization
  • Modules/Classes/Class Attributes
  • Class Customization/Method Overriding
  • Control Structures/Functions/Inheritance
  • String Manipulation/Regular Expressions
  • Lists/Tuples/Dictionaries/Data Structures
  • Process Management/Multithreading
  • Interprocess Communication
  • Exceptions/XML Processing
  • Security/Restricted Execution

"Python How to Program" includes extensive pedagogic features:

  • Hundreds of LIVE-CODE™ programs with screen captures that show exact outputs
  • World Wide Web and Internet resources to encourage further research
  • Hundreds of tips, recommended practices and cautions--all marked with icons

"Python How to Program" is the centerpiece of a complete family of resources for teaching and learning Python, including Web sites (, and with the book's source-code examples (which are also on the enclosed CD) and other information for faculty, students and professionals; an optional interactive CD ("Python Multimedia Cyber Classroom") containing hyperlinks, solutions to half the book's exercises and audio walkthroughs of the book's code examples; and e-mail access to the authors at deitel@deitel

For information on worldwide Deitel on-site seminars and to subscribe to the "Deitel Buzz" e-mail newsletter, visit:

For information on current and forthcoming Deitel/Prentice Hall publications including "How to Program Series" books, "Multimedia Cyber Classrooms Complete Training Courses" (which include DEITEL™ books and Cyber Classrooms) and "Web-Based Training Courses" please see the last few pages of this book.

Product Attributes

Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   1376
Product attributePublisher:   Prentice Hall
Advertisement Bottom