How do you tell the difference between the symbol for the Order of the Eastern Star and a Pentagram? What does a Wiccan mean when she says she practices witchcraft? Paranormal State’s Michelle Belanger explores the complex and sometimes confusing realm of the occult, outlining the history of the Western tradition, defining key terms, and exploring the meaning of a variety of icons and symbols. When paranormal investigation takes you into the realm of the unknown, this is the book to have at your side. With its quick-reference guide of terms and definitions, it will quickly become a must-have for all the members of your team.