This book covers a wide range of reactions which are important in the asymmetric synthesis of organic compounds. Each chapter is self-contained, covers a single reaction type, and concludes with references to the original literature for the examples. Topics include principles of asymmetric additions to carbonyls, enolate alkylation, aldol reactions, additions to C-C double bonds, reduction and oxidation, rearrangements, and hydrolysis/ esterification reactions. The numerous examples and references to the literature will be ...

Asymmetric Synthesis 1997, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780198557265


Asymmetric Synthesis 1996, OUP Oxford, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780198557258

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