is a navigable reference book for your PC. It consists of two parts. The first is entitled "The Perfectibility of Words and The Imperfectibility of People". In this section, the author takes an enlightening look at word usage in popular culture. He also suggests how to identify and correct wordiness.
The second section, "The Dictionary of Concision", is a complete manual of several thousand wordy phrases. The entries are followed by concise alternative expressions and real-world examples.