How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python - is an introduction to computer science using the Python programming language. It covers the basics of computer programming, including variables and values, functions, conditionals and control flow, program development and debugging. Later chapters cover basic algorithms and data structures.
This open book is licensed under a GNU Free Documentation License (GNU FDL). You can download How to Think Like a Computer Scientist ebook for free in PDF format (1.1 MB).
Table of Contents
The way of the program
Variables, expressions and statements
Conditionals and recursion
Files and exceptions
Classes and objects
Classes and functions
Classes and methods
Sets of objects
Creating a new data type
Recommendations for further reading
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