(0) items

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
The Chemistry of Heterocycles Structures, Reactions, Synthesis, and Applications 3rd, Completely Revised and Enlarged Edition,9783527328680
This item qualifies for

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

The Chemistry of Heterocycles Structures, Reactions, Synthesis, and Applications 3rd, Completely Revised and Enlarged Edition



by ; ;
Pub. Date:
Vch Pub
List Price: $155.00

Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 3-4 Business Days

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out


We're Sorry
Not Available

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $139.36

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?

This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 11/28/2012.

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.


This classic in the best sense of the word is now completely revised, updated and with about 35 % new content. The proven ordering system according to the ring size of the heterocycles has been retained, while the important chapter on "Problems and their Solutions" has been re-structured and enhanced with up-to-date scientific exercises, resulting in a great tool for self-testing and exams. In addition, a new chapter on condensed heterocycles is included, as are a helpful index of name reactions and a chapter on nomenclature. With nearly 1,000 new literature citations, this remains a brilliant gateway to modern heterocyclic science for master and graduate students, as well as PhDs and researchers entering the field.

Author Biography

Theophil Eicher, born 1932 in Heidelberg, studied chemistry at the University of Heidelberg and obtaind his Ph.D. under Georg Wittig in 1960. After postdoctoral work at Columbia University, New York, in the laboratories of Ronald Breslow, he habilitated at the University of W?rzburg. In 1974 he was appointed as Associate Professor at the University of Hamburg, in 1976 Full Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Dortmund. Since 1982, he worked as Full Professor at the University of the Saarland, Saarbr?cken. Professor Eichers research interests concern the synthetic chemistry of cyclopropenones and triafulvenes, as well as natural product synthesis. He co-authored several books. Jointly with L. F. Tietze, he was awarded the literature prize of the "Fonds der chemischen Industrie".
Siegfried Hauptmann was born in 1931 and studied chemistry at the University of Leipzig. In 1958, he obtained his Ph.D. under W. Treibs and habilitated in the field of organic chemistry in 1961 and became Assistant Professor and later Full Professor at the University of Leipzig. His research interests lie predominantly in the field of synthetic organic chemistry and reaction mechanisms. Professor Hauptmann is author and co-author of several books.
Andreas Speicher, born in 1963, studied chemistry at the University of the Saarland, Saarbr?cken, and made his Ph.D. in 1994 under Professor Eicher in Saarbr?cken. He was awarded the Eduard-Martin-Preis of his University for his Ph.D. thesis. He is now an academic representative for organic chemistry of the University of the Saarland, and has co-authored books. Amoungst his research interests are synthesis and characterization of chemically and biologically relevant natural products and macrocycles.

Table of Contents

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

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...