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What are some good books on Python?

If you have no programming experience, try

If you have some programming experience try

Good Python reference books are

Also see the book section over at the Python wiki: http://wiki.python.org/moin/PythonBooks

A note to Perl programmers who are learning Python. Don’t start with Programming Python. It is not the same as Programming Perl. Start with Learning Python, then move on to Programming Python.