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Galveston: Healthier After Disaster?

Devastation

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Devastation

Waves from Ike's storm surge over-topped the island's 17-foot seawall. None of the city's signature piers stretching over the Gulf -- including Murdoch's Bathhouse, Hooters, and the legendary Balinese Room -- survived. The heavily damaged Flagship Hotel looms in the background.

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