Best books in Programming Languages 2019

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Product picture for Python Crash Course: A Hands-On, Project-Based Introduction to Programming by Eric Matthes
Book › Paperback
Python Crash Course is a fast-paced, thorough introduction to Python that will have you writing programs, solving problems, and making things that work in no time.

In the first half of the book, you’ll learn about basic programming concepts, such as lists, dictionaries, classes, and loops, and practice writing clean and readable code with exercises for each topic. You’ll also learn how to make your programs interactive and how to test your code safely before adding it to a project. In the second half of the book, you’ll put your new knowledge into practice with three substantial...
Book cover from Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World by Clive Thompson
Book › Hardcover
Hello, world.

Facebook's algorithms shaping the news. Self-driving cars roaming the streets. Revolution on Twitter and romance on Tinder. We live in a world constructed of code--and coders are the ones who built it for us. From acclaimed tech writer Clive Thompson comes a brilliant anthropological reckoning with the most powerful tribe in the world today, computer programmers, in a book that interrogates who they are, how they think, what qualifies as greatness in their world, and what should give us pause. They are the most quietly influential people on the planet, and Coders shines a...
Book cover from Automate the Boring Stuff with Python: Practical Programming for Total Beginners by Al Sweigart
Book › Paperback
If you’ve ever spent hours renaming files or updating hundreds of spreadsheet cells, you know how tedious tasks like these can be. But what if you could have your computer do them for you?

In Automate the Boring Stuff with Python, you’ll learn how to use Python to write programs that do in minutes what would take you hours to do by hand—no prior programming experience required. Once you’ve mastered the basics of programming, you’ll create Python programs that effortlessly perform useful and impressive feats of automation to:
–Search for text in a file or across multiple...
Book cover from Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship by Robert C. Martin
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Even bad code can function. But if code isn’t clean, it can bring a development organization to its knees. Every year, countless hours and significant resources are lost because of poorly written code. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Noted software expert Robert C. Martin presents a revolutionary paradigm with Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship . Martin has teamed up with his colleagues from Object Mentor to distill their best agile practice of cleaning code “on the fly” into a book that will instill within you the values of a software craftsman and...
Book cover from Web Design with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery Set by Jon Duckett
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A two-book set for web designers and front-end developers

This two-book set combines the titles HTML & CSS: Designing and Building Web Sites and JavaScript & jQuery: Interactive Front-End Development. Together these two books form an ideal platform for anyone who wants to master HTML and CSS before stepping up to JavaScript and jQuery.

HTML & CSS covers structure, text, links, images, tables, forms, useful options, adding style with CSS, fonts, colors, thinking in boxes, styling lists and tables, layouts, grids, and even SEO, Google analytics, ftp, and HTML5. JavaScript &...
Book cover from Deep Learning with Python by Francois Chollet
Book › Paperback
Summary

Deep Learning with Python introduces the field of deep learning using the Python language and the powerful Keras library. Written by Keras creator and Google AI researcher François Chollet, this book builds your understanding through intuitive explanations and practical examples.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.

About the Technology

Machine learning has made remarkable progress in recent years. We went from near-unusable speech and image recognition, to near-human accuracy. We...
Book cover from Learning Python, 5th Edition by Mark Lutz
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Get a comprehensive, in-depth introduction to the core Python language with this hands-on book. Based on author Mark Lutz’s popular training course, this updated fifth edition will help you quickly write efficient, high-quality code with Python. It’s an ideal way to begin, whether you’re new to programming or a professional developer versed in other languages.

Complete with quizzes, exercises, and helpful illustrations, this easy-to-follow, self-paced tutorial gets you started with both Python 2.7 and 3.3— the latest releases in the 3.X and 2.X lines—plus all other releases...
Book cover from Eloquent JavaScript, 3rd Edition: A Modern Introduction to Programming by Marijn Haverbeke
Book › Paperback
Completely revised and updated, this best-selling introduction to programming in JavaScript focuses on writing real applications.

JavaScript lies at the heart of almost every modern web application, from social apps like Twitter to browser-based game frameworks like Phaser and Babylon. Though simple for beginners to pick up and play with, JavaScript is a flexible, complex language that you can use to build full-scale applications.

This much anticipated and thoroughly revised third edition of Eloquent JavaScript dives deep into the JavaScript language to show you how to write...
Book cover from Effective Java by Joshua Bloch
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The Definitive Guide to Java Platform Best Practices–Updated for Java 7, 8, and 9

 

Java has changed dramatically since the previous edition of Effective Java was published shortly after the release of Java 6. This Jolt award-winning classic has now been thoroughly updated to take full advantage of the latest language and library features. The support in modern Java for multiple paradigms increases the need for specific best-practices advice, and this book delivers.

 

As in previous editions, each chapter of Effective Java, Third Edition, consists of...
Book cover from Sous Vide Cookbook: 575 Best Sous Vide Recipes of All Time (with Nutrition Facts and Everyday Recipes) by Rachel Collins
Book › Paperback
WHILE OTHER SOUS VIDE COOKBOOKS 


are poorly written, have no recipe index, lots of editing errors, incomplete instructions, plain and uninspiring recipes, or simply recipes that are overcomplicated, The Sous Vide Cookbook by Rachel Collins features the best variety of well-thought-out and well-tested recipes you should expect with nutrition facts for every recipe in the book and comes with the well-structured recipe index. 

It includes the detailed instructions on how to use your sous vide equipment, sous vide safety tips, perfect cookbook for beginners and pro sous vide...