Think Python 2nd Edition by Allen B. Downey (free ebook download)1 min read
Think Python 2nd Edition by Allen B. Downey
Besides Learn Python the Hard Way 3rd Edition, Think Python is also a great introduction to Python programming for beginners. It starts with basic concepts of
What’s new in the second edition?
- We’ve upgraded to Python 3: All examples in the book are now Python 3, and the supporting code has been updated to run in both Python 2 and 3.
- We’ve removed the roadblocks: Based on reader feedback, we know where people had problems, so we’ve fixed or removed the pain points.
- Python in the browser: For beginners, one of the challenges of getting started is installing Python. For readers who don’t want to install Python right away, we provide instructions for running Python in a browser using PythonAnywhere, a free online programming environment.
- More Python goodies: We’ve added a chapter to cover some powerful Python features that didn’t make it into the first edition, including list comprehensions and additional data structures.
Think Python 2e is a Free Book. Which means that you are free to copy, distribute, and modify it, as long as you attribute the work and don’t use it for commercial purposes.