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March's Advanced Organic Chemistry: Reactions, Mechanisms, and Structure, 8th Edition





March's Advanced Organic Chemistry: Reactions, Mechanisms, and Structure, 8th Edition

Michael B. Smith

ISBN: 978-1-119-37180-9 December 2019 1976 Pages

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The definitive resource for students and professionals in organic chemistry, the 8th Edition is updated throughout and continues to prove itself a must-have resource for planning and execution of synthetic reactions. 

  • Updates and revises examples and citations to reflect advances in areas of organic chemistry published between 2010 and 2017
  • Includes appendices on the literature of organic chemistry and the classification of reactions according to the compounds synthesized
  • Guides the reader on planning and execution of multi-step synthetic reactions, with detailed descriptions of all the reactions



Part I. Introduction

Chapter 01. Localized chemical bonding

Chapter 02. Delocalized chemical bonding

Chapter 03. Bonding weaker than covalent

Chapter 04. Stereochemistry and conformation

Chapter 05. Carbocations, carbanions, free radicals, carbenes, and nitrenes

Chapter 06. Mechanisms and methods of determining them

Chapter 07. Irradiation processes and techniques that influence reactions in organic chemistry

Chapter 08. Acids and bases

Chapter 09. Effects of structure and medium on reactivity

Part II. Introduction

Chapter 10. Aliphatic substitution, nucleophilic and organometallic

Chapter 11. Aromatic substitution, electrophilic

Chapter 12. Aliphatic, alkenyl, and alkynyl substitution, electrophilic and organometallic

Chapter 13. Aromatic substitution: nucleophilic and organometallic

Chapter 14. Radical reactions

Chapter 15. Addition to carbon-carbon multiple bonds

Chapter 16. Addition to carbon-heteroatom multiple bonds

Chapter 17. Elimination reactions

Chapter 18. Rearrangements

Chapter 19. Oxidations and reductions

Appendix-A. The literature of organic chemistry

Appendix-B. Classification of reactions by type of compounds synthesized

Author Index

General Index