A History of Violence的用法和样例：
- Local television stations are reporting few incidents of violence in a country marred by a history of sectarian conflict.
- She is publishing a history of the war period.
- Desperate to get to Delaware for Christmas, a college student (Emily Blunt, Devil Wears Prada) catches a ride with a strange classmate (Ashton Holmes, A History of Violence).
- The cardinal need is to change the prevailing view of human beings, which sees them as inherently good creatures unaccountably burdened with a history of violence and oppression.
- He authored a history of the Civil War.