The world of cartographers Gall-Peter is characterised by all land and sea enjoying the same share of the mapped/ illustrated space. The result is a much bigger-looking Africa when compared with more familiar projections, notably Mercator.

March 14, 2018   < 1

Tim Montgomerie was most recently a columnist and comment editor for The Times of London. Before that journalistic turn he was steeped in centre right politics, founding the Conservative Christian Fellowship, then the Centre for Social Justice and, just over ten years ago,