David Beazley

Python programmer, book author, and trainer.

  • @dabeaz

Chicago, Illinois

Areas of Expertise:

  • Python
  • scientific computing
  • concurrency
  • distributed systems
  • compilers
  • C programming.
  • speaking
  • training
Dave has been an active Python developer since 1996. He is probably best known as the author of the Python Essential Reference (Addison-Wesley) as well as the popular Swig tool for creating Python C extensions. Since 2007, he has primarily focused on Python teaching and training. Information on courses can be found at http://www.dabeaz.com/chicago.

Python Cookbook Python Cookbook
by David Beazley, Brian K. Jones
Third Edition May 2013
Print: $59.99
Ebook: $50.99

"If you are serious about Python and keeping pace with its progress, you should seriously consider getting this excellent how-to book."
--Si Dunn, Sagecreek Productions