Hydroboration; Reactions of organoboranes 1; Reactions of organoboranes 2; Organoboron routes to unsaturated hydrocarbons; Allyl boranes and boron enolates; Boronic ester homologation; Properties of organosilicon compounds; Si2 Protection of alcohols as silyl ethers; Silyl enol ethers, silyl dienol ethers, silyl ketene acetals, and 1,2-bis-siloxy alkenes; Alkene synthesis; Vinyl silanes; Allyl silanes.
`In view of the significance and scope of the material covered, as well as the affordable price, I would recommend this book as invaluable reading to undergraduates and postgraduates.' Education in Chemistry 'The book provides an excellent introduction into the wide applications of boron and silicon in organic chemistry ... I would recommend this book as invaluable reading to undergraduates and postgraduates.' Education in Chemistry, July 1992 'The essential chemistry of organoboranes and organosilanes is presented with clarity and simplicity.' Flash Technique