Colorful graphics and 19 chapters featuring such learning aids as qchemistry at workq and conceptual problems characterize this large text on a large subject. Cited by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his pioneering work in the chemistry of ylides, Johnson (who spent most of his career at the U. of North Dakota), explores the smorgasbord of subject matter that is organic chemistry and new developments in the field. Appends a summary of nomenclature, spectra group assignments, and values of selected important compounds. The index is combined with a glossary. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.Organic chemistry is a aquot;largeaquot; subject, but one that is readily subdivided into the study of a small number of organic families. The Key ... I to Solve a Problem What is the product of the reaction between sodium cyanide and isopropyl bromide?
|Title||:||Invitation to Organic Chemistry|
|Author||:||Alyn William Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 1999|