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And if you want to see how many chapters in that book, do an "ls /usr/man/man1" and see just how many commands there are (that have man pages). This section of the man pages (man1) is just the programs that can be run from the command line.
One more tidbit about man pages. "man -k" will do a search of man page headers by keyword. So you are doing something with your network and you know there is a command that you have used but you can't remember the name of it. Do "man -k network" and see what you get. Try route, address; you get the idea.
But then you knew that if you did a "man man" like Aussie said.