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IUPAC Nomenclature Books Series


> Check listing including references of existing translations
Prepared by G.P. Moss <http://www.chem.qmw.ac.uk/iupac/bibliog/books.html>


Principles of Chemical Nomenclature: a Guide to IUPAC Recommendations
Leigh, G.J.; Favre, H.A. and Metanomski, W.V.
Blackwell Science, 1998 [ISBN 0-86542-6856]

French version
De Boeck Universit�, 2001 [ISBN 2-7445-0120-4]

The Gold Book

Compendium of Chemical Terminology
Gold, V.; Loening, K.L.; McNaught, A.D. and Shemi, P.
Blackwell Science, 1987 [ISBN 0-63201-7651(8)]

Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd edition

McNaught, A.D. and Wilkinson, A.
Blackwell Science, 1997 [ISBN 0-86542-6848]

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French version, prepared by Richer, J.C.;
Editions Tec & Doc, Paris 1999 [ISBN 2-7430-0356-1]
> announcement in Chem. Int. 22(2), 45 (2000)

Spanish edition, prepared by Perez, S.S., et al.
Editorial Sintesis, 2003 [ISBN 84-7738-955-1]

Polish edition, prepared by Zofia Stasicka, Osman Achmatowicz
ZamKor, 2006 [ISBN 83-88830-79-1]



The Green Book
Quantities, Units and Symbols in Physical Chemistry, 1st edition
Mills, I.; Cvitas, T.; Homann, K.; Kallay, N. and Kuchitsu, K.
Blackwell Science, 1988 [ISBN 0-63201-7732]

Quantities, Units and Symbols in Physical Chemistry, 2nd edition

Mills, I.; Cvitas, T.; Homann, K.; Kallay, N. and Kuchitsu, K.
Blackwell Science, 1993 [ISBN 0-63203-5838]

Quantities, Units and Symbols in Physical Chemistry - The Green Book, 3rd edition
Cohen, E.R., Cvitaš, T., Frey, J.G. , Holmström, B. , Kuchitsu, K., Marquardt, R. , Mills, I. , Pavese, F. , Quack, M. , Stohner, J. , Strauss, H.L. , Takami, M. and Thor, A.J.
RSC Publishing, Cambridge 2007 [ISBN 0 85404 433 7; ISBN-13 978 0 85404 433 7]

Spanish version ; announcement published in Chem.Int. 22(3), 83 (2000)

Catalan version, prepared by Josep M. Costa I Torres; Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Barcelona, 2004 [ISBN 84-7283-733-5]
announcement published in Chem. Int. 28(1), p. 31 (2006)

The Red Book

Nomenclature of Inorganic Chemistry (recommendations 1990)
Leigh, G.J.
Blackwell Science, 1990 [ISBN 0-63202-4941]

Nomenclature of Inorganic Chemistry II. Recommendations 2000
McCleverty, J.A. and Connelly, N.G.
The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2001 [ISBN 0854044876]

Nomenclature of Inorganic Chemistry - IUPAC Recommendations 2005
Connelly, N.G, Damhus, T., Hartshorn, R.M., and Hutton, A.T.
The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2005 [ISBN 0 85404 438 8]

Spanish edition, prepared by Miguel A. Ciriano y Pascual Román Polo
Prensas Universitarias de Zaragoza, 2007 [ISBN 978-84-7733-905-2]

Hungarian edition, prepared by P. Fodor-Csányi
Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 2003
2005 edition also available; prepared by P. Fodor-Csányi et al. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 2008

Catalan version, prepared by E Casassas i Simó and J Sales i Cabré; Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Barcelona, 1997 [ISBN 84-7283-360-7]


The Blue Book
Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry
Rigaudy, J. and Klesney, S.P.
Pergamon, 1979 [ISBN 0-08022-3699]

A Guide to IUPAC Nomenclature of Organic Compounds (recommendations 1993)
Panico, R.; Powell, W.H. and Richer, J-C.
Blackwell Science, 1993 [ISBN 0-63203-4882]

Corrections published in Pure Appl. Chem., Vol. 71, No. 7, pp.1327-1330, 1999

Dutch version of Section E on Stereochemistry; announcement published in Chem. Int. 22(4), 117 (2000)

Czech version, prepared by Kahovec, J.;
Academia Praha 2000 [ISBN 80-200-0714-5]

Portuguese version, prepared by A.C. Fernandes, B. Herold, H. Maia, A.P. Rauter and J.A.R. Rodrigues;
Liedel, 2002 [ISBN 972-757-150-6]

Croatian version, prepared by V. Rapic;
Skolska Knjiga, Zagreb, 2002 [ISBN 953-0-30917-1]

Catalan version, prepared by Angel Messeguer i Peypoch i Miquel A. Pericas i Brondo;
Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Barcelona, 1989 [ISBN 84-7283-132-9]

The Purple Book
Compendium of Macromolecular Nomenclature, 1st edition
Metanomski, W.V.
Blackwell Science, 1991 [ISBN 0-63202-8475]

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The Orange Book
Compendium of Analytical Nomenclature, 1st edition
Irving, H.M.N.H.; Freiser, H. and West, T.S.
Pergamon, 1978 [ISBN 0-08022-0088]

Compendium of Analytical Nomenclature (definitive rules 1987), 2nd edition
Freiser, H. and Nancollas, G.H.
Blackwell Science, 1987 [ISBN 0-63201-9077]

Compendium of Analytical Nomenclature (definitive rules 1997), 3rd edition
Inczedy, J.; Lengyel, T. and Ure, A.M.
Blackwell Science, 1998 [ISBN 0-86542-6155]

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Catalan version, prepared by Enric Casassas i Salvador Alegret; Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Barcelona, 1987 [ISBN 84-7283-121-3]

The Silver Book
Compendium of Terminology and Nomenclature of Properties in Clinical Laboratory Sciences (recommendations 1995)
Rigg, J.C.; Brown, S.S.; Dybkaer, R. and Olesen, H.
Blackwell Science, 1995 [ISBN 0-86542-6120]

The White Book

Biochemical Nomenclature and Related Documents
Li�becq, C. - IUPAC-IUBMB Joint Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature and Nomenclature Commission of IUBMB
2nd edition, Portland Press, 1992. [ISBN 1-85578-005-4]
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