In case you don't remember the schoolroom force-feeding on this, it's a look at the Civil War through the eyes of Henry Flemming, an 18-year-old boy. Here's a clip showing what Hollywood did to the story with WWII hero-turned-actor, Audie Murphy, in the lead role.
He gave us the dance craze known as The Twist, which arguably, helped pave the way for the sexual revolution. When you see the dance from the distance of several decades, it makes sense that Chubby C. was a Libra. All that shifting back and forth - he was just trying to find the balance all Libras are supposedly seeking. Here's a montage of the the revolutionary song and dance put together by RetroTVCentral.