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An American novelist and journalist, he co-authored the Illuminatus! fantasy trilogy with Robert Anton Wilson. Shea’s other works include Shike; All Things are Lights; The Saracen; and From No Man’s Land to Plaza del Lago.
Before beginning his fiction writing career, he wrote for Playboy magazine.
His final novel, Children of Earthmaker, remained unfinished at the time of his death.
He was married twice: first, to Yvonne Bremseth Shea, and later to writer Patricia Monaghan.
He and Cherith Baldry both wrote fantasy novels.
How did Robert Shea die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||61 years|
|Birthday||February 14, 1933|
|Death date||March 10, 1994|
|Place of death||Oak Lawn, Illinois, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Organized religion provides a model of the way all organizations, from the state down to the village garden club, end a price in terms of a member’s freedom of thought and action.Robert Shea
But instead I usually say that, though it may surprise them, I too believe in the necessity of organization.Robert Shea
Military organization, like religious organization, can be seen as a paradigm of organization in general.Robert Shea
To reject even one major tenet of the religion or to violate one major rule of behavior is enough to get one kicked out – or worse.Robert Shea
Anyone who seeks power wants absolute power.Robert Shea