[linux-elitists] 32 essential computer books?

Nick Moffitt nick@zork.net
Fri Dec 19 00:55:37 PST 2003


begin  Karsten M. Self  quotation:
> > Wall et al., Programming Perl
> 
> Python, damnit!

	A pity most python books are so terrible.  The O'Reilly ones
were miserable, and Programming Python's only saving grace was
Appendix E.  Rip that out and re-bind it.  It's a better book without
all those hideous chapters in the way.

	The New Riders Python Reference is great, but I direct most
new python programmers to http://python.org/doc/Intros.html and let
them work the rest out from there.

-- 
"Forget the damned motor car and build cities for lovers and friends."
	-- Lewis Mumford

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