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In 1989 AND in 1906, the Santa Cruz town clock stopped shortly after 5 when the earthquakes hit. As the fourth anniversary of the Loma Prieta quake approaches, the memories of that 15 seconds of 7.1 vibrations are fresh. It also gives us an opportunity to revisit the damage, ..." [More]

Excerpted from Shaky Morning in Santa Cruz: Quake Rattled Town in '06 by Ross Eric Gibson