The bar is even lower in the post-typewriter era
Upping the typeface size a bit helps too.
Illustrations!, A picture is worth a thousand words if it’s big enough.
Is this what it means to work backwards?
The Index will only be a half of a page, but the Table of Contents will make up for it.
Hmmmm, still using a typewriter?
Hey, I’ve read that book!
When ever I start on a non-fiction book, I always put a marker where the narrative ends and the acknowledgements,notes,references start; keeps me inspired to finish knowing the last 50 pages aren’t that important!