Mr. David G. Burton

(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 63% (5 of 8)
Location: Witney, Oxon, England
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,849,037 - Total Helpful Votes: 5 of 8
Not Me: Memoirs of a German Childhood by Joachim Fest
A fascinating biography of a man whose father was very opposed to Hitler but who was still obliged to join the army.
Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Karen Armstrong is a great writer on religious themes. Her point that compassion is the most needed outlook for our modern world is hard to dispute but I doubt that many people will actively follow the recommended steps
The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciatio&hellip by Harold Bloom
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
An interesting opinion from a very considerable scholar. Churchgoers will not like quite a lot of what he says but need to remember this is purely literary criticism