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A Pithy History of Python

[ originally developed on invitation, for the Citizendium Wiki, to get the the ball rolling on a more up to date Python article ]

Python, the computer language, was first designed and implemented on an Apple Lisa, a forerunner of the more reasonably priced Macintosh. Written in the C language, by Guido van Rossum, Python was meant as a next generation ABC, the name of a…