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Last Updated 8/10/2018 

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Pgm Lang Concepts

Concepts of Programming Languages, 11th Edition,

Robert Sebesta

ISBN: 978-0-13-394302-3

One of the best Pgm Language concepts books. Unfortunately, it doesn't have much about Python.

ABS

Python

Automate the Boring Stuff with Python by Al Sweigart

Website (free copy of the entire book with author's permission):

automatetheboringstuff.com

Easy to read overview of Python, but it doesn't include OO.

  

PLR

Python

The Python Language Reference

https://docs.python.org/3/reference/ 

Detailed language reference for Python, but may be difficult when initially learning Python.

PPR

Python

Python Pocket Reference by Mark Lutz

This is under $10 on Amazon.

Small, but excellent reference

LPG

 LISP

Online version of ANSI Common LISP by Paul Graham

http://ep.yimg.com/ty/cdn/paulgraham/acl2.txt 

Online introductory information about LISP.   

LDT

 LISP

 Common LISP A Gentle Introduction to Symbolic Computation by David Touretzky.  This is about $28 on Amazon.

Skip Chapter 1.  Read Chapters 2, 4, 5, 6. Chapters 11 and 14 cover macros.   Chapter 3 covers EVAL.

JHC

Java

Core Java Volume I - Fundamentals by Horstman and Cornell.

ISBN: 978-0-13-708189-9

This is about $40 on Amazon.

Excellent reference book on Java. 

OO: chapters 4-6.

 Exceptions: chapter 11

LLM

 C++

C++ Primer by Lippman, Lajoie, and Moo

ISBN-13: 978-0321714114

This is under $35 on Amazon.

Best reference book for C++ I have found so far.