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Expressing yourself in languages like Python is much easier than C++. You'll be able to concentrate more on solving the problem at hand than dealing with the language.

I highly recommend these two short books:

https://www.amazon.com/Treading-Python-Beginning-Programming...

http://www.amazon.com/Treading-Python-2-Intermediate/dp/1490...

p1esk · 2015-08-17 · Original thread
Another "Intermediate Python" book: http://www.amazon.com/dp/149055095X

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