<![CDATA[Communicating with the dead or raising someone from the dead in order to obtain hidden information, learn of future events, or even to use the person being raised as a weapon – these are some of the reason people have partaken in the practice of necromancy. Is it possible to conjure an apparition or even bring back to life a dead person? There are many rules and intricate steps in the process according to legend and texts from antiquity. I search for information regarding its origins and discuss a bit about how one may do this and become a necromancer.