CONTENTS

REVIEW ARTICLE

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Anthracenedione Analoguws – Synthesis and Biological Activity Dzierzbicka K. and Kołodziejczyk A.M.

INORGANIC CHEMISTRY

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Bond-Valence Approach to the Semicoordination in Seven-Coordinated Copper(II)
Complexes with 4-Aminopyridine: Crystal and Molecular Structure of Bis(4-aminopyridine)di(acetato)(aqua)copper(II)

Grobelny R., Valach F., Głowiak T. and Mroziński J.

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Synthesis and Magnetic Studies of Copper(II)–Lanthanide(III) Heterobinuclear Complexes Bridged by N,N¢-Bis[3-(dimethylamino)propyl]oxamido
Li Y.T., Yan C.W., Wu Z.Y. and Zhu C.Y.

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Ligand-Field Analysis of Low-Spin N,N¢-Propylenebis(naphthyldiiminate)nickel(II) in
Ethanol Solution

Kurzak K., Gonciarz A. and Kuźniarska-Biernacka I.

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New Dinuclear Nonaazadentate Schiff Base Podates of Rare Earth(III) Ions
Patroniak V.

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

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Reversal of Diastereoselectivity of Mesitonitrile Oxide 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions with Penta-1,4-diene-3-ol by Mg(II)
Mièúch P., Fišera L
¢. and Cyrański M.K.

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Efficient Synthesis of Macrocyclic Dilactam Crown Ethers by Fast Addition Method
Rahimizadeh M., Eshghi H., Rostami F. and Faghihi Z.

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Preparation of New Phenol-Based Acyclic Ligands with Double Set of Coordination Sites
Ghaffarinia A. and Golchoubian H.

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Synthesis and Biological Activites of Novel 1,2,3,5-Tetrahydroimidazo[2,1-b]quinazoline
Derivatives

Kornicka A., Sączewski F., Petrusewicz J., Rejdych A., Tyacke R.J.,
Hudson A.L. and Nutt D.J.

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Octasilsesquioxanes as Hybrid Nanocomposite Platforms. II. Synthesis, Characterization and Properties of Some Alkyl-Functionalized Silsesquioxanes
Dare E.O., Olatunji G.A. and Ogunniyi D.S.

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New Routes to Functionalized Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxanes via Friedel-Crafts Alkylation and Dichlorocarbene Addition to Octavinylsilsesquioxane
Dare E.O., Olatunji G.A., Ogunniyi D.S. and Lasisi A.A.

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Transformation of O-Amidinylhydroxylamine into Benzothiazoles via Iminocarbonyl Sulfenamides
Sączewski F., Kornicka A. and Gdaniec M.

PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY

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Preparetion, Characterization of MCM-49 and Catalytic Performance of Pd/MCM-49
Catalysts in One-Step Synthesis of MIBK from Acetone

Yang P.P., Wang Z.L., Yu J.F., Xu M.P., Liu Q.S., Jing S.B. and Wu T.H.

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The Study of the Micropolarity of the Interfaces in Iridescent Solutions of Tetradecyldimethylaminoxoid
Jakubowska A. and Dutkiewicz E.

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Regularities in Complex Asymptotic Oscillations in the Belousov-Zhabotinsky Reaction
of Various Residence Times and Inflow Malonic Acid Concentration

Rachwalska M. and Kawczyński A.L.

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The Characterization of Modified Higher Aliphatic Alcohols – Synthesis Catalysts by EPR and XPS methods
Skrzypek D., Krupa K., Winiarski A. and Szymańska B.