Shows you how to get started in magical practice. How does magic work? What distinguishes one form of magic from another? What system of magic should you pursue - High or Low, elemental or natural? Mickaharic answers all of these questions, and outlineshow to prepare oneself to practice magic, how the primary instruments of the magician are developed and cared for, and learning a chosen system of magic. Includes some basic techniques for each magical practice. Bibliography, index.