Congratulations! You're ready to discover the easiest-to-read powerful programminglanguage—or maybe the most powerful, easy-to-read programming language. That'sPython, of course.With Python For Dummies, you can ferret out just a little or a lot. And with Python, youcan write a little program that picks a random quote from a file, or you can write a set ofprograms that runs a complex business.This book is for you whether you're a student, you're a hobbyist, you need to understandmore about what your programmer co-workers are talking about, or you're taking the firststeps on a new career path.Python For Dummies gives you everything you need to get to an advanced-beginner levelof Python programming. And it points you to other resources so you can take your Pythonprogramming skills even further.
About This Book
Python For Dummies is a reference book, which meansyou can read it in any order, and you don't have to readevery chapter or section. However, to some extent, laterchapters about more complex Python features rely oninformation introduced in earlier chapters. So if youdon't understand something you see in a later chapter,go to Chapter 3, or go to the chapter on that feature tofind out more. You can also look in the index to find aterm or feature you want to know more about.