Stand Columbia: A History Columbia University 1754-2004 by Robert A. McCaughey. Hardcover Book. 2003. This comprehensive history which extends from Columbia's University's planner's earliest discussions in 1704 to the 250th anniversary and its 19th President. One of the original "Colonial Nine" schools Columbia's history has been intertwined with New York City. Fascinating, comprehensive, McCaughey assembles for the first time the elaborate mosaic that displays Columbia's long and rich history. This is an incomparable account of a great institution rooted inextricably in a great city. Book and jacket are both in good condition.