^"南京市". 重編囯語辭典修訂本 (in Chinese). Ministry of Education, ROC. Archived from the original on 3 January 2020. Retrieved 15 December 2011. 民國十六年，國民政府宣言定為首都，今以臺北市為我國中央政府所在地。(In the 16th Year of the Republic of China , the National Government established [Nanking] as the capital. At present, Taipei is the seat of the central government.)
^(Fung 2000, p. 5) harv error: no target: CITEREFFung2000 (help) "Nationalist disunity, political instability, civil strife, the communist challenge, the autocracy of Chiang Kai-shek, the ascendancy of the military, the escalating Japanese threat, and the "crisis of democracy" in Italy, Germany, Poland, and Spain, all contributed to a freezing of democracy by the Nationalist leadership."