When soccer stars fought for their nation

NORTH CANAAN —On Friday, May 25, author Andrew Beaujon returned to the Northwest Corner and the Douglas Library to talk about his new book on a Scottish football team that fought in World War I.

The book is called, “A Bigger Field Awaits Us: The Scottish Football Team that Fought the Great War.” 

Beaujon explained what his book was about, going into depth on its history, as well as reading some short passages from it. 

He also talked about the process of writing the book, which required a copious amount of research.

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