"Robert Joseph Shea" was an American novelist and former journalism/journalist best known as co-author with Robert Anton Wilson of the science fantasy trilogy Illuminatus!. It became a cult success and was later turned into a marathon-length stage show put on at the British Royal National Theatre/National Theatre and elsewhere. In 1986 it won the Prometheus Award/Prometheus Hall of Fame Award. Shea went on to write several action novels based in exotic historical settings.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Robert Shea on Wikipedia.