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Falcon, R.W. (Captain, 4th Sikh Infantry, Punjab Frontier Force), Handbook on Sikhs: for the use of Regimental Officers Printed at the Pioneer Press, Allahabad, India, 1896,

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This is a very interesting work because it gives a clear insight of how colonialists (who had recently 'annexed' Panjab) perceived certain Sikhs. It's basically a manual to guide recruitment into the army published in 1896, so roughly about 50 years after the second anglo-Sikh war. 

This bit is telling:


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