Kate Pickett

Richard Wilkinson, Kate Pickett, "Pourquoi l'égalité est meilleure pour tous"

Richard Wilkinson, Kate Pickett, "Pourquoi l'égalité est meilleure pour tous"
Les Petits Matins | 2013 | ISBN: 2363831012 | French | EPUB/MOBI/PDF | 500 pages | 3.4/5.1/7.7 Mb

Pourquoi les Anglais ne font-ils pas confiance aux autres alors que les Japonais le font plus facilement ? Pourquoi le taux de grossesse des adolescentes est-il plus élevé aux États-Unis qu'en France ? Pourquoi les Suédois ont-ils la taille plus fine que les Grecs ? La réponse est chaque fois : l’inégalité. D'après les auteurs, les résultats exprimés sont clairs : état de santé, espérance de vie, obésité, santé mentale, taux d’incarcération ou d’homicides, toxicomanie, grossesses précoces, succès ou échecs scolaires, bilan carbone et recyclage des déchets, tous les chiffres vont dans le même sens. …
Wilson Pickett - The Exciting Wilson Pickett (1966/2012) [Official Digital Download 24/192]

Wilson Pickett - The Exciting Wilson Pickett (1966/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 30:54 minutes | 668 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Pickett’s sophomore album, The Exciting Wilson Pickett established him as a bona fide ‘60s soul superstar. The album charted at #3 on Billboard’s Top R&B albums and highlights the hits “Land of 1000 Dances,” “Ninety-Nine And One-Half (Won't Do)” and “In The Midnight Hour.” The album also includes the R&B standards “Something You Got,” “Mercy, Mercy” and “Barefootin’.” Pickett’s gritty vocal talents made him one of Rolling Stone’s "100 Greatest Singers of All Time." The Exciting Wilson Pickett is a mesmerizing album of soul music by one of the genre’s very best.
Wilson Pickett - The Wicked Pickett (1967/2012) [Official Digital Download 24/192]

Wilson Pickett - The Wicked Pickett (1967/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 31:47 minutes | 763 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

This stunning twelve-track collection features Pickett’s gritty soul stylings. With wonderful production and arrangements, Pickett howls classic staples including “Mustang Sally,” “Knock On Wood,” “Sunny” and “Three Time Loser.” “Mustang Sally” is included on Rolling Stone’s “500 Greatest Songs of All Time.” The Wicked Pickett is a diverse listen, sure to please fans with its wide range of endearing ballads and up-tempo dance numbers.
Wilson Pickett - Hey Jude (1969/2012) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Wilson Pickett - Hey Jude (1969/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 31:09 minutes | 1,3 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

With the music scene rapidly evolving, Wilson Pickett delivered a versatile outing with the release of Hey Jude. Produced by the legendary Rick Hall, the work incorporates some of rock’s finest tunes including “Born To Be Wild” and the Lennon & McCartney classic, “Hey Jude.” Displayed with funky arrangements, Pickett is joined by one of Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time,” Duane Allman. Found here is material penned by greats including Bobby Womack, Raymond Moore, Isaac Hayes and David Porter. Hey Jude remains another accomplishment in an illustrious career.
Wilson Pickett - Right On (1970/2012) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Wilson Pickett - Right On (1970/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 38:30 minutes | 1,55 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Right On is Wilson Pickett’s stunning 1970 studio recording. Proclaimed by Rolling Stone as one of the “100 Greatest Singers of All Time,” Pickett howls on tunes including “You Keep Me Hangin’ On,” “Funky Way,” “It’s Still Good” and “Sugar Sugar”. Right On charted on both the Billboard 200 and Billboard’s Top R&B Albums.
London Brass, Philip Pickett - Gabrieli In Venice: Gabrieli, Viadana, Marini, Massaino, Frescobaldi (1994) Reissue 2002

London Brass, Philip Pickett - Gabrieli In Venice (1994) Reissue 2002
Giovanni Gabrieli, Lodovico da Viadana, Biagio Marini, Tiburtio Massaino, Girolamo Frescobaldi

EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 240 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 154 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Classical, Renaissance | Label: Apex | # 0927 40823 2 | Time: 01:01:19

There is no shortage of discs around featuring transcriptions of Renaissance music for brass. Whilst played on modern instruments the main difference here however is that London Brass, several of whom play period instruments in other ensembles, have enlisted the specialist knowledge of Philip Pickett to direct them.

Pickett's Charge: A New Look at Gettysburg's Final Attack  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Sept. 4, 2016
Pickett's Charge: A New Look at Gettysburg's Final Attack

Ph.D. Phillip Thomas Tucker, "Pickett's Charge: A New Look at Gettysburg's Final Attack"
English | ISBN: 1634507967 | 2016 | EPUB | 520 pages | 6 MB

The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 7, 2015
The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger (repost)

Kate Pickett, Richard Wilkinson, "The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger"
2011 | ISBN: 1608193411 | English | 400 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 4 MB
Wilson Pickett - The Sound Of Wilson Pickett (1967/2012) [Official Digital Download 24bit/96kHz] RE-UP

Wilson Pickett - The Sound Of Wilson Pickett (1967/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 29:55 minutes | 685 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Epitomizing soul, Wilson Pickett let loose with his 1967 release, The Sound Of Wilson Pickett. The album featured iconic session players, Chips Moman and Spooner Oldham. One of the greatest voices in music history, Pickett wailed on the tunes, “Funky Broadway,” “I Found A Love,” “You Can’t Stand Alone” and “Love Is A Beautiful Thing.” Reaching #7 on Billboard's R&B charts, the album is widely regarded as his finest of the decade and is a treasured masterpiece.

The Master Falconer: A Joe Pickett Short Story by C.J. Box  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by futon2009 at Dec. 10, 2013
The Master Falconer: A Joe Pickett Short Story by C.J. Box

The Master Falconer: A Joe Pickett Short Story by C.J. Box
Head of Zeus | 2013 | ASIN: B00GW5GPFQ | 108 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

The West is not the way it’s portrayed in the movies, but when a man from the East brings trouble for Nate Romanowski and his friend Joe Pickett, a little frontier-style justice may be just what’s called for. An exciting new addition to the series that combines harrowing adrenaline rushes with complex morality, humour, and a landscape described so vibrantly it seems to have a life all its own.