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The Chemistry of Heterocycles. Structure, Reactions, Syntheses, and Applications

Theophil Eicher, Siegfried Hauptmann

Paperback, 570 Pages
First Edition, 12 June 2003
ISBN: 3-527-30720-6


The second edition of this “classic” among textbooks on heterocycle industry. Here, Theophil Eicher and Siegfried Hauptmann, both renowned authors of many successful such works, present all the important aspects of this fascinating field in clear manner.

Completely revised.

- Enlarged
- Numerous Q&As help readers to deepen their knowledge
- Covers the very latest topics, such as metal-catalyzed coupling reactions
- Systematic substance nomenclature
- Comprehensive overview of all the important substance classes

A must-have for advanced students of organic chemistry as well as for chemists looking for a quick overview of the field.

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The Structures of Heterocyclic Compounds
Systematic Nomenclature of Heterocyclic Compounds
Three-Membered Heterocycles
Four-Membered Heterocycles
Five-Membered Heterocycles
Six-Membered Heterocycles
Seven-Membered Heterocycles
Larger Rings
Problems and Their Solutions
General Subject Index
Index of Named Reactions