Learn to Program with Minecraft: Transform Your World with the Power of Python
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Published:
No Starch Press 2015
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Lexile measure:
970L
Status:
Available from OverDrive
Description
You've bested creepers, traveled deep into caves, and maybe even gone to The End and back—but have you ever transformed a sword into a magic wand? Built a palace in the blink of an eye? Designed your own color-changing disco dance floor?In Learn to Program with Minecraft®, you'll do all this and more with the power of Python, a free language used by millions of professional and first-time programmers!Begin with some short, simple Python lessons and then use your new skills to modify Minecraft to produce instant and totally awesome results. Learn how to customize Minecraft to make mini-games, duplicate entire buildings, and turn boring blocks into gold.You'll also write programs that:–Take you on an automated teleportation tour around your Minecraft world–Build massive monuments, pyramids, forests, and more in a snap!–Make secret passageways that open when you activate a hidden switch–Create a spooky ghost town that vanishes and reappears elsewhere–Show exactly where to dig for rare blocks–Cast a spell so that a cascade of flowers (or dynamite if you're daring!) follows your every move–Make mischief with dastardly lava traps and watery curses that cause huge floodsWhether you're a Minecraft megafan or a newbie, you'll see Minecraft in a whole new light while learning the basics of programming. Sure, you could spend all day mining for precious resources or building your mansion by hand, but with the power of Python, those days are over!Requires: Windows 7 or later; OS X 10.10 or later; or a Raspberry Pi. Uses Python 3
Also in This Series
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Street Date:
12/01/2015
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781593277451
ASIN:
B019HRIX2I
Lexile measure:
970
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Craig Richardson. (2015). Learn to Program with Minecraft: Transform Your World with the Power of Python. No Starch Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Craig Richardson. 2015. Learn to Program With Minecraft: Transform Your World With the Power of Python. No Starch Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Craig Richardson, Learn to Program With Minecraft: Transform Your World With the Power of Python. No Starch Press, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Craig Richardson. Learn to Program With Minecraft: Transform Your World With the Power of Python. No Starch Press, 2015. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection11
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
57a20cd7-9152-d8fc-d63d-7f7ccce7454a
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Aug 15, 2017 12:18:53
Date Updated:
Dec 10, 2019 10:28:11
Last Metadata Check:
Dec 10, 2019 10:28:26
Last Metadata Change:
Dec 09, 2019 18:09:17
Last Availability Check:
Dec 10, 2019 10:28:26
Last Availability Change:
Dec 10, 2019 09:59:29
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Dec 13, 2019 23:20:23

OverDrive Product Record

images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/EEB/647/C1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/EEB/647/C1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781593277451
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 565613
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B019HRIX2I
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 565613
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781593277451
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 565613
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
mediaType
eBook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Craig Richardson
title
Learn to Program with Minecraft
dateAdded
2017-08-15T12:35:00-04:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=239&titleID=3272722
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Nashville Public Library (TN)
          • id: 1351
sortTitle
Learn to Program with Minecraft Transform Your World with the Power of Python
crossRefId
3272722
subtitle
Transform Your World with the Power of Python
id
eeb647c1-d002-4753-b4c6-f46a95897aff
starRating
3

OverDrive MetaData

isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: LearntoProrgamwithMinecraftTransformY9781593277451
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 39184243
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781593277451
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 565613
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 12/01/2015
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=eeb647c1-d002-4753-b4c6-f46a95897aff&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: LearntoProrgamwithMinecraftTransformY9781593277451
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B019HRIX2I
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 565613
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 05/08/2017
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=eeb647c1-d002-4753-b4c6-f46a95897aff&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: LearntoProrgamwithMinecraftTransformY9781593277451
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 41003374
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781593277451
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 565613
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 12/01/2015
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=eeb647c1-d002-4753-b4c6-f46a95897aff&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
keywords
      • value: Computers
      • value: Python
      • value: computer
      • value: video game
      • value: gaming
      • value: Video Games
      • value: Algorithm
      • value: coding
      • value: Games
      • value: gifts
      • value: code
      • value: Technology
      • value: Algorithms
      • value: Game design
      • value: python for data analysis
      • value: python for kids
      • value: python programming
      • value: programming for kids
      • value: python machine learning
      • value: coding for kids
      • value: Clean Code
      • value: gifts for men
      • value: gifts for women
      • value: books for boys age 9 12
      • value: gifts for her
      • value: gifts for him
      • value: non fiction books for kids age 9 12
      • value: books for 10 year old girls
      • value: books for 10 year old boys
      • value: girls books ages 9-12
      • value: Learning Python
      • value: javascript for kids
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Richardson, Craig
      • bioText: Craig Richardson is a software developer and Python educator. He has worked for the Raspberry Pi Foundation, taught high school computing classes, and led many workshops on Python programming with Minecraft.
      • name: Craig Richardson
publishDate
2015-12-01T00:00:00-05:00
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
Learn to Program with Minecraft
fullDescription
You've bested creepers, traveled deep into caves, and maybe even gone to The End and back—but have you ever transformed a sword into a magic wand? Built a palace in the blink of an eye? Designed your own color-changing disco dance floor?
In Learn to Program with Minecraft®, you'll do all this and more with the power of Python, a free language used by millions of professional and first-time programmers!
Begin with some short, simple Python lessons and then use your new skills to modify Minecraft to produce instant and totally awesome results. Learn how to customize Minecraft to make mini-games, duplicate entire buildings, and turn boring blocks into gold.
You'll also write programs that:
–Take you on an automated teleportation tour around your Minecraft world
–Build massive monuments, pyramids, forests, and more in a snap!
–Make secret passageways that open when you activate a hidden switch
–Create a spooky ghost town that vanishes and reappears elsewhere
–Show exactly where to dig for rare blocks
–Cast a spell so that a cascade of flowers (or dynamite if you're daring!) follows your every move
–Make mischief with dastardly lava traps and watery curses that cause huge floods
Whether you're a Minecraft megafan or a newbie, you'll see Minecraft in a whole new light while learning the basics of programming. Sure, you could spend all day mining for precious resources or building your mansion by hand, but with the power of Python, those days are over!
Requires: Windows 7 or later; OS X 10.10 or later; or a Raspberry Pi. Uses Python 3
gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 5
      • value: Grade 6
      • value: Grade 7
popularity
44
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/L1BFAIAAA2J/products/eeb647c1-d002-4753-b4c6-f46a95897aff/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
eeb647c1-d002-4753-b4c6-f46a95897aff
starRating
3
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/EEB/647/C1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/EEB/647/C1/{EEB647C1-D002-4753-B4C6-F46A95897AFF}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Computer Technology
      • value: Games
      • value: Nonfiction
publishDateText
12/01/2015
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription
You've bested creepers, traveled deep into caves, and maybe even gone to The End and back—but have you ever transformed a sword into a magic wand? Built a palace in the blink of an eye? Designed your own color-changing disco dance floor?
In Learn to Program with Minecraft®, you'll do all this and more with the power of Python, a free language used by millions of professional and first-time programmers!
Begin with some short, simple Python lessons and then use your new skills to modify Minecraft to produce instant and totally awesome results. Learn how to customize Minecraft to make mini-games, duplicate entire buildings, and turn boring blocks into gold.
You'll also write programs that:
–Take you on an automated teleportation tour around your Minecraft world
–Build massive monuments, pyramids, forests, and more in a snap!
–Make secret passageways that open when you activate a hidden switch
–Create a...
sortTitle
Learn to Program with Minecraft Transform Your World with the Power of Python
lexileScore
970
crossRefId
3272722
subtitle
Transform Your World with the Power of Python
publisher
No Starch Press