How To Write Your Own Software Using Python
by Steven F. Lott
This book will help you build basic programming skills. The topics are organized in a way that builds up the language in layers from simple, central concepts to more advanced features. Programming exercises are provided to encourage further exploration of each layer.
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by Steven Bird, Ewan Klein, Edward Loper - O'Reilly Media
This book offers a highly accessible introduction to natural language processing, the field that supports a variety of language technologies. With it, you'll learn how to write Python programs that work with large collections of unstructured text.
by John C. Lusth - The University of Alabama
Contents: Starting Out; Literals; Combining Literals; Precedence and Associativity; Variables; Assignment; Conditionals; Functions; Python Programs and Using Files; Input and Output; More about Functions; Scope; Loops; Lists; Recursion; etc.
by Jeffrey Elkner, at al.
The goal of this book is twofold: to teach you how to program in Python; and to teach you to think like a computer scientist. This way of thinking combines some of the best features of mathematics, engineering, and natural science.
by Al Sweigart
This is a programming book that covers the Pygame game library for the Python programming language. Each chapter gives you the complete source code for a new game and teaches the important programming concepts from these examples.