Publication – Tom Wills: First Wild Man of Australian Sport by Greg de Moore

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The definitive biography of the visionary sportsman who brought us Australian football This is the story of Tom Wills–flawed genius, sporting libertine, fearless leader, and agitator, and the man most often credited with creating the game we now know as Australian Rules football. Sent to the strict British Rugby School in 1850 at 14, Tom returned as a worldly young man whose cricket prowess quickly captured the hearts of Melburnians.

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The definitive biography of the visionary sportsman who brought us Australian football This is the story of Tom Wills–flawed genius, sporting libertine, fearless leader, and agitator, and the man most often credited with creating the game we now know as Australian Rules football. Sent to the strict British Rugby School in 1850 at 14, Tom returned as a worldly young man whose cricket prowess quickly captured the hearts of Melburnians.