Tierra de Infieles y Vino de Arroz Infidel Recovery On the mid 18th century after the famine in the late 17th century and the eruption of Taal, the Pagan and Crypto Muslim populations in Luzon would start to flourish again, the Gaddangs would be said to dominate the Upper Reaches of the Cagayan and Pampanga river watersheds. The Taal volcano would spew Ash on the lands of Kumintang destroying the ports of Kumintang and the Pansipit and after that time there would be famines in the lands of the Kapampangans and Ilocanos which would lessen their population until they were a minority. The Spanish would not feel the death toll of their loyal supporters on the Island, the Pagans would recover from the famine in the 17th to early 18th century and the Spanish would not know what would happen with the land that they are in until it was too late, the Pagans don’t acknowledge the Spanish. The Bulacan ethnic group would recover from the 17th-century famine and they would remain a separate group from Kapampangans. On Kumintang repeated revolts would happen and there would be both Crypto Muslim population in Kumintang which would recover from the Famine and they would recover and are still existing in the present day. note: This is the antetype of the British Luzon TL. 1. The IOTL Tagarugs.