Lua for Python Programmers


“Lua 5.1 Reference Manual.” The Programming Language Lua. 24 Feb. 2010. 17 Nov. 2010.
This site is a complete formal documentation of the language.

“lua-users wiki: For Tutorial.” 17 Nov. 2010.
This site thoroughly explains the loops available in Lua.

Wikipedia contributors. "Lua (programming language)." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 6 Nov. 2010.
Web. 17 Nov. 2010
This site offers a good overview of the historical background of Lua.