"A Quiet Night in Hell" (2001)
Did You Know?
Yes, the story [Man on Fire] was based on an actual event in Italy in '75.
Quinnell published five novels featuring his character, Creasy: Man on Fire (1980), The Perfect Kill (1992), The Blue Ring (1993), Black Horn (1994), Message from Hell (1996). He was working on a sixth, tentatively titled Priests of a Dead God, at the time of his death.