Preface. 1. Introduction (L.P. Gor'kov and G. Grüner). 2. Structural, electronic properties and design of quasi-one-dimensional inorganic conductors (J. Rouxel and C. Schlenker). 3. The CDW transition, structural studies (J.P. Pouget and R. Comes). 4. Dynamical properties of charge density waves (G. Grüner and P. Monceau). 5. Deformation and phase-slip in charge density waves in quasi-one-dimensional conductors (F.Ya Nad'). 6. Charge density wave current oscillations and interference effects (S.E. Brown and A. Zettl). 7. Theory of CDW pinning by weak impurities (M.V. Feigel'man and V.M. Vinekur). 8. Computer simulations of CDW dynamics (P.B. Littlewood). 9. Transport phenomena in CDW conductors, microscopic approach (S.N. Artemanho and A.F. Volkov). 10. Phase slipping processes and the generation of narrow-band oscillations by charge density waves (L.P. Gor'kov). 11. Solitons in crystals of charge density waves (S. Brazonskii). Author index. Subject index. Cumulative index.