|Cotton, F. Albert / Wilkinson, Geoffrey / Murillo, Carlos A. / Bochmann, Manfred|
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
6. Edition April 1999
1999. XX, 1356 Pages, Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-471-19957-1 - John Wiley & Sons
Reviews of the Fifth edition:
"This edition is a treat, and no self-respecting inorganic chemist should deny him or herself...it is an invaluable guide"-Nature
"[The authors] have continued their comprehensive and authoritative coverage of modern inorganic chemistry."-Polyhedron
This sixth edition of an indispensable work in the field incorporates many new chemical developments, particularly recent theoretical advances in the interpretation of bonding and reactivity in inorganic compounds. As in previous editions, the chapters devoted to the elements form the core of the book and are covered in sequence of the periodic table.
From the contents
SURVEY OF PRINCIPLES.
Some Cross-Cutting Topics.
THE CHEMISTRY OF THE MAIN GROUP ELEMENTS.
The Group 1 Elements: Li, Na, K, Rb, Cs, Fr.
The Group 2 Elements: Be, Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba, Ra.
The Group 13 Elements: Al, Ga, In, Tl.
The Group 14 Elements: Si, Ge, Sn, Pb.
The Group 15 Elements: P, As, Sb, Bi.
The Group 16 Elements: S, Se, Te, Po.
The Group 17 Elements: F, CI, Br, I, At.
The Group 18 Elements: He, Ne, Ar, Kr, Xe, Rn.
The Group 12 Elements: Zn, Cd, Hg.
THE CHEMISRTY OF THE TRANSITION ELEMENTS.
Survey of the Transition Elements.
The Elements of the First Transition Series.
The Elements of the Second and Third Transition Series.
The Group 3 Elements and the Lanthanides.
The Actinide Elements.
THE ROLE OF ORGANOMETALLIC CHEMISTRY IN CATALYSIS.
Fundamental Reactions Steps of Transition Metal Catalyzed Reaction.
Homogeneous Catalysis by Transition Metal Complexes.