|Introduction: A Tight Fit Into Today's World||p. 1|
|The Four Levels of Wordiness and How to Tackle Them||p. 5|
|Sixteen Types of Wordiness and How to Trim Them||p. 19|
|Prewriting Tight||p. 83|
|Testing Your Writing for Flab||p. 89|
|The Danger Signs of Wordiness||p. 113|
|Exercises for Developing Your Awareness of Concision||p. 123|
|Reducing the Mental Length of Your Manuscript||p. 131|
|Nonverbal Streamlining||p. 137|
|How Tight Is Too Tight?||p. 151|
|Putting It All Together: Writing Light||p. 165|
|Tips for Trimming During Manuscript Revision||p. 179|
|Shave and a Haircut and a Few Bits||p. 187|
|Bibliography and Sources||p. 193|
|A Baedeker of the Redundant||p. 195|
|About the Author||p. 223|
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