Thesis presented for the Degree of Master of Science in the Victoria University of Manchester by Wesley Cocker. ‘a. The polarisation of the ethylene bond and some additive reactions of ethylenic systems. b. A study of the reactivity of some halogen compounds towards KOH. c. Elimination reactions; the elimination of HCN from some nitriles.’ Carried out under the director of Professor A. Lapworth and Dr. G.N. Burkhardt.
Former reference: GNBA/3