Around 900 B.C., a group of people known as the Mayans begin to settle the territory around the Yucatan Peninsula. By 300 A.D., the Mayan culture had become quite advanced. The Mayans were not ruled by a central government. They shared the same language, traditions and culture, but they were led by small local governments.
There is always some specific moment when we become aware that our youth is gone; but, years after, we know it was much later.
In 1650 Anne Bradstreet was the first female American to publish a book.