Aromatic Chemistry (Oxford Chemistry Primers 4)

Aromatic Chemistry (Oxford Chemistry Primers 4)

By: Malcolm Sainsbury (author)Paperback

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All the basic principles of this important topic are clearly presented here in an account which takes as examples many compounds of industrial and biological significance. Consideration is given to the structure, reactions, and properties of benzene and classes of aromatic compounds derived from it, and topics such as thermodynamic versus kinetic control and pericyclic reactions are introduced. The text also covers polycyclic arenes and the small and large ring systems which are embraced by the wider definition of aromaticity.

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1. Benzene ; 2. Addition versus electrophilic substitution reactions ; 3. Orientation of substitution in benzene derivatives ; 4. Arylmalides ; 5. Aromatic nitroso and nitro compounds ; 6. Sulphonic acids and their derivatives ; 7. Phenols ; 8. Aromatic alcohols ; 9. Aromatic aldehydes, acids, and derivatives ; 10. Polycyclic arenes ; 11. Small and large ring systems

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  • publication date: 27/08/1992
  • ISBN13: 9780198556749
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9780198556749
  • weight: 213
  • ISBN10: 0198556748

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