Been born in Salvador, Bahia, the 17 of February of 1929, made its primary and secondary studies there, graduating itself Right, for the University of the Bahia, in 1950. Having to decide not to follow the profession, one registered the course of Geography and History of the College of Philosophy and Sciences Human beings of the same University, getting the degree of permitted in Geography and History in the year of 1955. Through stock market granted for the French government, it got License in Geography Human being and Economic for the University of Estrasburgo, in July of 1959.* In 1987 Waldir Freitas Oliveira it publishes the Way of the Average Age, a relatively compact workmanship and objective that deals with mainly on specific points to the religion with regard to the Roman Empire, opposing Empire this that already meets I divide between Ocidente and East. Of start the author in the sample as was the Christianity in the East, where he did not meet established the Christian doctrine, a time marked for conflicts, opposing frequent some to the others, its proper followers, between Nestorianos, Monofisistas and Calcednios. Something interesting of if noticing are the much more next relation where the east (especificadamente Constantinopla) has with the religion, and same throughout the years, through these disputes, unification attempts (with special prominence the Justiniano) it is arrived the end of century VI, a broken up Eastern Christianity, having for base churches that continued to confrot themselves, defending orthodox diverse principles being, Nestorianos and Monofisistas, beyond is clearly of influences exerted of the Eastern Christianity on the Ocidente having a fusing of ‘ ‘ Religiosas’ cultures; ‘ so to speak.
Already on the Christianity in the Ocidente the Author if at the time arrests the Biography of prominence figures as Saint Augustin, Blessed of Nrsia and Great Gregorio; these that, according to author, for its thoughts, actions and diffusions of ideas, would have in this established period the principles on which it would start to support itself Church of Rome to affirm its priority as superior force placed above of the power of the men, also detaching the paper of monges, responsible for great progressos in the expansion of the Christianity on lands of the Europe. Finally the author speaks on the Germanic presence in the Ocidente, presence this that goes to bring an overturn in the papers where the Romans leave to be dominadores and pass to be dominated, also having an intense mixture of cultures having the fast adaptation of the full brothers to the urban life as main prominence. The Christianity also plays a basic role where the unitria idea of Empire goes to act as great factor of unit of the Europe substituting with advantage and constituting the new religion with its message of universalista and igualitrio character In satisfactory way and making use of a clear and simple language of easy agreement the author passes its ideas with regard to the period and on the main subject; Christianity and Religion in the Ocidente and East, but sin for making use of practically biographies in the part where if it deals with the Ocidente. Pra is a recommended reading who works in the area, either academic or and even though curious on the subject, not only requiring a previous knowledge on the studied period.